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A large meal.
banquet, celebration meal, lavish dinner, sumptuous repast, large meal, formal meal, formal dinnerView synonyms
- ‘Today after 6 nocturnal tuck-ins I am fractious, volatile and ready to cry.’
- ‘But when Damon and I were talking, I had asked him, 'How did the tuck-in go?'’
- ‘I can't tell you how many nights, after a tuck-in, I've asked, ‘Honey, what's really going on with you?’ then talked till 2: 00 A.M.’
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