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Definition of "mealtime" []

  • The usual time for eating a meal. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "mealtime" in a sentence
  • "The top-ranked senior cadet announces every alumni war death at mealtime from a balcony in the cavernous dining room of Washington Hall."
  • "The mealtime should be the happiest hour of the day."
  • "Earlier cross-sectional studies found that childhood overweight and maternal distress were coexisting, and explained by stressful family interactions such as mealtime difficulties in families with overweight children or adolescents"