buen provecho

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  • IPA(key): /ˌbwem pɾoˈbet͡ʃo/ [ˌbwẽm pɾoˈβ̞e.t͡ʃo]
  • Syllabification: buen pro‧ve‧cho


¡buen provecho!

  1. bon appétit, enjoy your meal
    Synonym: buen apetito

Usage notes[edit]

  • In some Spanish-speaking areas, this phrase is used not only when the listener is starting to eat, but also if the speaker comes into a room where the listener is already eating.

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