What does the word breakfast mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To give a breakfast to; eat breakfast.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • The first meal of the day.

Usage examples for breakfast

  1. Was it at breakfast that you saw him? – The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  2. " Not till after you've had your breakfast, Miss Bee," said Martha. – Rosy by Mrs. Molesworth
  3. He refused to explain until after breakfast, and then, Iris and Lucille went with him to the sitting room and the door was closed upon them. – The Diamond Pin by Carolyn Wells