noun Date: 1913 a small restaurant serving light lunches

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • luncheonette — type of restaurant, 1906, Amer.Eng., from LUNCHEON (Cf. luncheon) + dim. ending ETTE (Cf. ette) …   Etymology dictionary

  • luncheonette — ☆ luncheonette [lun΄chən et′ ] n. [see ETTE] a place where light lunches are served …   English World dictionary

  • luncheonette — [[t]lʌntʃəne̱t[/t]] luncheonettes N COUNT A luncheonette is a small restaurant that serves light meals. [AM] …   English dictionary

  • luncheonette — /lun cheuh net /, n. a small restaurant or lunchroom where light meals are served. [1920 25, Amer.; LUNCHEON + ETTE] * * * …   Universalium

  • luncheonette — noun A small diner or restaurant that serves lunch …   Wiktionary

  • luncheonette — lun·che·o·net·te s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} quick lunch {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XX. ETIMO: der. di luncheon pranzo con un suff. dim. fr …   Dizionario italiano

  • luncheonette — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. lunchroom, cafeteria, eatery, coffee shop. See food …   English dictionary for students

  • luncheonette — lunch·eon·ette || ‚lÊŒntʃə net n. cafeteria, restaurant serving light meals …   English contemporary dictionary

  • luncheonette — noun N. Amer. a small restaurant serving light lunches …   English new terms dictionary

  • luncheonette — lunch·eon·ette …   English syllables

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