a meal that serves as both breakfast and lunch.
to eat brunch:
They brunch at 11:00 on Sunday.
a meal eaten late in the morning, combining breakfast with lunch
To be fashionable nowadays we must ‘brunch’. Truly an excellent portmanteau word, introduced, by the way, last year, by Mr. Guy Beringer, in the now defunct Hunter’s Weekly, and indicating a combined breakfast and lunch. [“Punch,” Aug. 1, 1896]
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