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meal ​
meal dish ​
meal during travel ​
meal for the way ​
meal grinder ​
mealie ​
meal made from rolled or ground chick pea ​
meal made from rolled or ground corn ​
meal made from rolled or ground husked chick pea pulse ​
meal made from rolled or ground oats ​
meal made from rolled or ground rice ​
meal made from rolled or ground wheat ​
meals ​
meal ticket ​
meal time ​
meal time(s) ​
mealy ​
mealy-mouthed ​
mean ​
mean a lot ​
meander ​
meanderer ​
meandering ​
meanderingly ​
meandering wind ​
meandrous ​
meanest ​
mean figuratively ​
meanie ​
meaning ​
meaningful ​
meaningful dialogue ​
meaningfully ​
meaningfulness ​
Visual Thesaurus


 meal ​n ​


any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue.


board, bread, chow, chuck, daily bread, diet, dinner, fare, feed, food, grub, intake, lunch, meal, meals, meat, nurture, nutriment, provender, rations, repast, staff of life, subsistence, sustenance, tuck, viand, viands, victuals.

Similar Concepts

fodder, meal in a restaurant, meal time, snack, staple diet, breakfast, dinner, eating, eating place, feast, food dish, foodstuff, junk food, lunch, meal for the way, menu, morsel, normal food intake, nutrition.


 आहार ​सं ​


आहार, खाद्य, खाना, ख़ूराक़, ग़िज़ा, ग्रास, जीवन आधार, जीवाधार, जेवना, थाली, दाना, दानापानी, देहयात्रा, पथ्य, पोषण, पोषव्य, प्रसाद, प्राश, प्राशन, भक्ष, भात, भुक्ति, भोग, भोजन, राशन, रोटी, संभोज.

Similar Concepts

आहार काल, उपाहार, पथाहार, प्रधान आहार, रेस्तोराँ आहार, खाद्य पदार्थ, ग्रास, जंक फ़ूड, डिनर, पशु चारा, पोषण, ब्रेकफ़ास्ट, भोज, भोजन कर्म, भोजनालय, मैन्यू, लंच, व्यंजन, सामान्य आहार मात्रा.

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