break bread with (someone)

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break bread with (someone)

To eat with someone. To break bread with one's enemy is the fastest way to find common ground.
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break bread with someone

Fig. to eat a meal with someone. Please come by and break bread with us sometime. I would like to break bread with you.
See also: bread, break

break bread with

share a meal with someone. dated
See also: bread, break
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But Mr Martin trumps them both as 44% of voters would like to break bread with him.
Then Phil tells us the stories of his grand tour of every AK47'd revolutionary clan he convinced to break bread with him.
Case closed--not even the most patchouli-addled of pacifists want to break bread with him.