luncheon luncheon  /ˈlən tʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a midday meal

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In the Royal Palace at Santander, a luncheon party was given by King Alfonso.
  2. McCaskill, on her way to a Senate Democrats' luncheon with Obama, was dubious that she could be convinced to vote against the resolution.
  3. I met Mehmet Oz at a luncheon in 2004 and had no idea who he wasa fact that even then put me in a minority.

News

  1. Mayor Ford to Attend Toronto Real Estate Board's Civic Working Together Luncheon

    Media representatives are invited to attend the 's Civic Working Together Luncheon/Gathering For Giving Luncheon on Friday, June 14, 2013 at Sheraton Hotel, Toronto.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Prep Basketball: All-Star luncheon dates set

    A luncheon and photo opportunity for alumni of George Rogers Clark High School who have made the Kentucky-Indiana All-Star will be at noon July 6 at Clark Middle School.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Winchester Sun

  3. Luncheon to recognize Leadership Putnam County graduates

    A luncheon to recognize the graduates of Leadership Putnam County is planned for 11:30 a.m. Friday at Sleepy Hollow Golf Club in Hurricane. This reception is open to all Chamber members, past leadership class participants, class sponsors and class presen...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Charleston Daily Mail

Quotes

  1. "McNamee stated that, during this luncheon, he observed Clemens, Canseco, and another person he did not know meeting inside Canseco's house, although McNamee did not personally attend that meeting," the Mitchell Report says.
    on Aug 26, 2006 By: George Mitchell Source: Leading The Charge

  2. "Her [David's] sweeping generalizations in a luncheon speech do a disservice to the over one million civil servants, both career and appointed, who work diligently each and every day to serve the people of the Philippines," Bunye said in a...
    on Jan 23, 2008 By: Ignacio Bunye Source: Inquirer.net

  3. "I think Dan Snyder is scared to death of me," Arrington said in the Times. "He won't look at me. I tried to shake his hand at [a] luncheon. He shook my hand and was like, 'How you doing, LaVar?' and kept moving. I'm probably the only person...
    on Nov 11, 2008 By: LaVar Arrington Source: ESPN

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