Sep 2, 2010

Word of the Day: Nuncheon vs. Luncheon

Apparently the word "luncheon" wasn't enough - I've just discovered the word "nuncheon" is legitimate, too! I'm becoming a hobbit, collecting words that describe mealtimes.


Slight refreshment, originally taken in the afternoon


A formal lunch, such as one held in connection with a meeting or convention of some kind

(Image is Luncheon of the Boating Party by Renoir)

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