Part of speech: noun

The meal of oats; also, porridge made of it.

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Usage examples "oatmeal":

  1. If you land on your head it will be just as if you fell into a great bowl of oatmeal, so you're all right. - "Andiron Tales", John Kendrick Bangs.
  2. One morning after breakfast, having had a plentiful helping of oatmeal with lots of cream, her hostess remarked to Mrs. Dall how well she looked. - "A Portrait of Old George Town", Grace Dunlop Ecker.
  3. Rosemary came in from the kitchen with the oatmeal, and was about to go back for the coffee when another groan arrested her attention. - "Master of the Vineyard", Myrtle Reed.