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square (meal)

a good and nutritious meal. (Always with quantifier when square is used without meal.) I need three squares a day—at least. The old beggar looks like he could use a square meal.

square

verb

square

1. mod. old-fashioned; law-abiding; stodgy. Man, you are really square.
2. n. a person who behaves properly. You are a square if I ever saw one.
3. and square joint n. a tobacco cigarette, compared to a marijuana cigarette. I’ll take a reefer. I’ve heard that square joints will give you cancer.
4. tv. to settle or to make something right. Will twenty bucks square the matter?
5. Go to square (meal).
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Summary: New Delhi [India], Sept 13 (ANI): Breaking stereotype that healthy food is boring, actress Yami Gautam asserts that a little modification can make a nutritious meal scrumptious.
The council says there are "key health and educational benefits to the pupils in terms of being in receipt of a healthy, nutritious meal at lunchtime.
Together, if we Dine for a Cause, we can provide millions of children with a nutritious meal this holiday season and beyond.
The charity's Jo Nicholas said: "A nutritious meal improves focus and performance.
We want disadvantaged children to benefit from a nutritious meal.
Get your gifts wrapped and help students get a nutritious meal at school at the same time.
This campaign aimed to provide children in developing countries with access to quality primary education whilst providing a healthy nutritious meal.
Volunteers provide a friendly smile, a chance to communicate with community members, and most important, a nutritious meal to get them through the day.
The company has since set up a number of clubs linked to its shops, with the company funding equipment and supplying food and drink so that children can start their day with a nutritious meal.
COOKBOOK: We're all looking for ways to put a nutritious meal on the table fast.
a free, nutritious meal at school every day will absolutely benefit all - and I mean ALL - the children of this country.
For some consumers of organic and healthy foods, a generous chunk of whole grain bread can be the cornerstone of a nutritious meal, a staple bordering on iconic.
This way, kids will have a nutritious meal before being able to get a treat.
Specifically designed nutritious meal plans are provided and served in an elegant dining room in the former Chapel of the Monastery.
Each nutritious meal has no artificial colors or flavors.