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Definition of Dinner

Dinner

  1. The principal meal of the day, eaten by most people about midday, but by many (especially in cities) at a later hour.
  2. An entertainment; a feast.

Dinner Quotations

When I was growing up, my parents told me, 'Finish your dinner. People in China and India are starving.' I tell my daughters, 'Finish your homework. People in India and China are starving for your job.'
Thomas Friedman

Some people ask the secret of our long marriage. We take time to go to a restaurant two times a week. A little candlelight, dinner, soft music and dancing. She goes Tuesdays, I go Fridays.
Henny Youngman

We invest less in our friendships and expect more of friends than any other relationship. We spend days working out where to book for a romantic dinner, weeks wondering how to celebrate a partner or parent's birthday, and seconds forgetting a friend's important anniversary.
Mariella Frostrup

There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.
Robert Louis Stevenson

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.
Adam Smith
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Dinner Translations

dinner in Afrikaans is dinee, middagete
dinner in Danish is middag
dinner in Dutch is diner, middagmaal, middageten
dinner in German is Abendessen, Abendessen {n}, Mahl, Mahl
dinner in Hungarian is vacsora
dinner in Italian is pranzo, desinare
dinner in Latin is cena
dinner in Norwegian is middag
dinner in Spanish is cena
dinner in Swedish is middag
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