square meal


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square meal

n.
A substantial, nourishing meal.
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But 168,000 children in families earning more than PS135 a week are likely to lose out on the one square meal a day they get now.
Unable to provide even a square meal to her little girls, Purnima Halder sold off her daughters for a meagre sum of ` 185.
The school on the Isle of Bute have been raising pounds 8000 a year to give children of secondary school age one square meal a day.
The partnership with Keoghan sees the One Square Meal product co-branded NOW (Keoghan's No Opportunity Wasted brand) for the US market.
When I fast I begin to see others next to me who cannot afford one square meal a day.
Here's a sneak peek at the list of Little Rock's top-grossing restaurants: A new restaurant will crack the top 10 even though it doesn't even offer a square meal.
a square meal in the half round," is the motto of 4 & 20 Pasty Company, a brand-new bakery at 5638 Swift Road (just north of Stickney Point).
Of the 1,500 readers of the Square Meal restaurant guide who were questioned, 17 per cent gave it as their number one hate when eating out - up from 15.
Offscreen she looks as though she hasn't had a square meal in weeks.
In a similar study, habitual snackers and square meal eaters were flip-flopped--the snackers given three meals a day and the traditional eaters given mini-meals.
In theory, the unlucky suitor might serve as a nutritional boost to give his offspring a head start in life, but at 1 to 2 percent of the female's body size, he hardly even counts as a square meal.
Hollings recycled a powerful trope, especially in Southern politics, remarking at the conclusion of the recent meetings on the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade on "potentates from down in Africa [who] rather than eating each other, they'd just come up and get a good square meal in Geneva.