Meaning of lunch break in English:

lunch break

Translate lunch break into Spanish


  • A period in the middle of the day, when people stop work to have lunch.

    ‘I went for a walk on my lunch break’
    • ‘I once had an employee who made personal calls on her lunch break.’
    • ‘They are entitled to a standard lunch break of one hour during the day.’
    • ‘He keeps to himself and reads Catcher in the Rye during his lunch breaks.’
    • ‘Employees made use of the courtyard for their lunch breaks, eating their meals and enjoying the view of a fountain.’
    • ‘I'll drive 20 minutes to work, take my one-hour lunch break, be home at a decent hour, and get seven hours of sleep each night.’