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 Dictionary entry overview: What does repast mean? 

REPAST (noun)
  The noun REPAST has 1 sense:

1. the food served and eaten at one time

  Familiarity information: REPAST used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

REPAST (noun)

Sense 1repast [BACK TO TOP]


The food served and eaten at one time

Classified under:

Nouns denoting foods and drinks


meal; repast

Hypernyms ("repast" is a kind of...):

aliment; alimentation; nourishment; nutriment; nutrition; sustenance; victuals (a source of materials to nourish the body)

Meronyms (parts of "repast"):

course (part of a meal served at one time)

dish (a particular item of prepared food)

helping; portion; serving (an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal)

entremots; side dish (a dish that is served with but is subordinate to a main course)

sandwich (two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "repast"):

mess (a meal eaten in a mess hall by service personnel)

ploughman's lunch (a meal consisting of a sandwich of bread and cheese and a salad)

nosh-up (a large satisfying meal)

bite; collation; snack (a light informal meal)

picnic (any informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion)

buffet (a meal set out on a buffet at which guests help themselves)

supper (a light evening meal; served in early evening if dinner is at midday or served late in the evening at bedtime)

dinner (the main meal of the day served in the evening or at midday)

afternoon tea; tea; teatime (a light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes)

dejeuner; lunch; luncheon; tiffin (a midday meal)

brunch (combination breakfast and lunch; usually served in late morning)

breakfast (the first meal of the day (usually in the morning))

refection (a light meal or repast)

potluck (whatever happens to be available especially when offered to an unexpected guest or when brought by guests and shared by all)

square meal (a substantial and nourishing meal)

banquet; feast; spread (a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed)

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