three squares

three squares (a day)

The three nutritionally complete meals (in one day), that is, breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A steady income, a place to sleep, and three squares a day—going into the military was the best decision of my life! Trying to get three squares into my toddler each day feels nigh impossible sometimes.
See also: square, three

three squares (a day)

three nourishing meals a day. (With breakfast, lunch, and dinner considered the usual three meals.) I was glad to get back home to three squares. If I could limit myself to three squares, I could lose some weight.
See also: square, three

three squares

n. three square meals a day. I was glad to get back home to three squares.
See also: square, three
References in classic literature ?
U-Dor moved his Princess' Odwar three squares diagonally to the right, which placed the piece upon the Black Chief's Odwar's seventh.
In the three squares allowed him he could not place himself squarely upon the square occupied by the Odwar of U-Dor's Princess.
And then Gahan of Gathol turned his eyes directly upon U-Dor of Manator, three squares away.
It'd mean work all day, three squares, an' movie' pictures for recreation.
A broad road was driven through their quiet domain, the quarter was re-named "The Wilderness," and three square, staring, uncompromising villas began to sprout up on the other side.
Now, inclusive of the occasional wide intervals between the revolving outer circles, and inclusive of the spaces between the various pods in any one of those circles, the entire area at this juncture, embraced by the whole multitude, must have contained at least two or three square miles.
Bustos' salon, which is set to open later this year, will be located in the space formerly occupied by Three Squares Studio, the salon that employed him for seven years.
Worker claims three squares, ramp to be pulled down in 20 days
Each company can get a maximum of three squares in each area.
They explained that "Daesh executed them in collective execution in three squares in central Mosul and refused to hand over their bodies to the forensic medicine in Mosul.
Recognizing that hunger is widespread throughout the surrounding community, Three Squares New England organized its first Ride for Food in 2012.
Which contestant can clinch three squares in a row and win the prize money?
THREE SQUARES: THE INVENTION OF THE AMERICAN MEAL comes from a food historian who explains the origin of modern eating habits.
He took his inspiration from the River Clyde for his design of three squares linked by an arc.
From the second to the third figure, we added another three squares, the light blue squares in the third figure.