breakfast - definition and synonyms

noun [countable/uncountable] 

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  1. the first meal you have in the morning

    What did you have for breakfast this morning?

    I’m never hungry enough for a full breakfast.

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    1. a.
      a meal consisting of the things people often have for breakfast, for example eggs or bacon

      Try our all-day breakfast – only £3.50!

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    2. b.
      [only before noun] used about things you eat for breakfast or use at breakfast time

      breakfast cereal

      a breakfast bar

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