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British English: /lʌn(t)ʃ/
American English: /lən(t)ʃ/

Translation of lunch in French:


  • to have lunch to eat something for lunch
    manger quelque chose au déjeuner
    I often go out for lunch
    je déjeune souvent dehors
    to take somebody out for ou to lunch
    emmener quelqu'un déjeuner au restaurant
    come round for lunch
    viens déjeuner (à la maison)
    she's gone to lunch, she's at lunch
    elle est partie déjeuner
    I'll take my lunch early
    je vais déjeuner tôt
    lunch!, time for lunch! to close for lunch
    fermer le midi
    the bar does good lunches
    le bar sert de bons repas le midi

intransitive verb


out to lunch

dingue [informal]

there's no such thing as a free lunch

on ne fait jamais rien pour rien

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