Boswell, with all his experience, never attained the mellow Sadduceeism of the diner-out.
Did you ever meet a diner-out of sufficient strength of mind to ask for "cabbage?"
He is a diner-out of the first-rate currency, when in town; being invited to one place because he has been seen at another.
But he no longer figures as a diner-out, and indeed, I believe from that notoriety he always seceded.
But the real restaurant district for the diner-out hardly begins south of Madison square.
The Symposium of Xenophon furnishes curious matter on the professional joker and diner-out as he existed at Athens.
He was quite a diner-out in London, and a great favorite wherever he went.
That he is an extraordinary writer of small poetry, and a diner-out of the highest metre, I do most readily admit.'
A diner-out must be able to hold his own in a conversation in which all sorts of distant, as well as near, contributors take part.
That he was an extraordinary writer of small poetry, and a diner-out of the highest lustre, I do most readily admit.