Breakfast - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbrekfəst|  American pronunciation of the word breakfast
Brit.  |ˈbrɛkfəst|  British pronunciation of the word breakfast

noun

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

verb

- eat an early morning meal
- provide breakfast for

Examples

I had pancakes for breakfast.

Did you have breakfast before you left?

What did you discuss at breakfast?

We breakfast at seven

He eats the same breakfast every day.

I'm all out of eggs; however, I can still make us a nice breakfast.

I haven't eaten since breakfast.

They arrived too late for breakfast.

I ate a big breakfast so I'm not very hungry.

He was in such a hurry that he missed breakfast.

He ate cold pizza for breakfast.

We drank orange juice with breakfast.

There's no extra charge for breakfast.

She showered, dressed, and ate breakfast.

daily activities such as eating breakfast and washing your face

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: breakfast
he/she/it: breakfasts
present participle: breakfasting
past tense: breakfasted
past participle: breakfasted
noun
singular: breakfast
plural: breakfasts
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