Definition of dinner lady in English:

dinner lady

Line breaks: din¦ner lady

noun

British informal
A woman who serves meals to children in a school.
More example sentences
  • My wife also served as a dinner lady at the school.
  • I remember on June 6, 1944, just before I left school at 14 years old, we went into school dinner and our dinner lady told us that our boys had invaded France.
  • A local dinner lady has challenged a group which claims school meals are ‘muck off a truck’ to try her food.

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Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
adjective
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up