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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Breakfast  \Break"fast\,  n.  [Break  +  fast.] 
  1.  The  first  meal  in  the  day  or  that  which  is  eaten  at  the 
  first  meal. 
 
  A  sorry  breakfast  for  my  lord  protector.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  A  meal  after  fasting,  or  food  in  general. 
 
  The  wolves  will  get  a  breakfast  by  my  death. 
  --Dryden. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Breakfast  \Break"fast\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {breakfasted};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Breakfasting}.] 
  To  break  one's  fast  in  the  morning;  too  eat  the  first  meal  in 
  the  day 
 
  First  sir,  I  read,  and  then  I  breakfast.  --Prior. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Breakfast  \Break"fast\,  v.  t. 
  To  furnish  with  breakfast.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  breakfast 
  n  :  the  first  meal  of  the  day  (usually  in  the  morning)  [syn:  {petit 
  dejeuner}] 
  v  1:  eat  breakfast 
  2:  provide  breakfast  for 




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