re·past /rɪˈpæst, ˈriˌ/
1. The act of taking food.
From dance to sweet repast they turn. --Milton.
2. That which is taken as food; a meal; figuratively, any refreshment. “Sleep . . . thy best repast.”
Go and get me some repast. --Shak.
Re·past, v. t. & i. To supply food to; to feast; to take food. [Obs.] “Repast them with my blood.”
He then, also, as before, left arbitrary the dieting and repasting of our minds. --Milton.
n : the food served and eaten at one time [syn: meal]