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.
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break bread with

share a meal with someone. dated
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They spent all that time together, walking and talking, but it was not until He broke bread with them that "their eyes were opened and they recognised Him, and He disappeared from their sight.
But when they stopped for the evening meal and the man broke bread with them, they recognized him as Christ.
He broke bread with them and then they recognised him but he vanished.