Nooning \Noon"ing\, n. A rest at noon; a repast at noon. [1913 Webster]

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  • nooning — [no͞on′iŋ] n. Now Chiefly Dial. 1. noon (midday) ☆ 2. a stop at midday for rest or food 3. a meal or refreshment at noon …   English World dictionary

  • nooning — noun Date: circa 1652 1. chiefly dialect a meal eaten at noon 2. chiefly dialect a period at noon for eating or resting …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nooning — /nooh ning/, n. Chiefly Inland North. 1. noontime. 2. an interval at noon for rest or food. 3. a rest or meal at noon. [1425 75; late ME; see NOON, ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • nooning — noun a) A nap or rest in the middle of the day. b) lunch; a meal in the middle of the day …   Wiktionary

  • nooning — n. noon, twelve o clock P.M., midday, noontime; lunchtime; break at noon for rest …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nooning — noon·ing …   English syllables

  • nooning — ˈnüniŋ noun ( s) Etymology: noon (I) + ing 1. chiefly dialect : noontime 2. chiefly dialect : a meal eaten at noon 3 …   Useful english dictionary

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