verb (used with object), di·et·ed, di·et·ing.
verb (used without object), di·et·ed, di·et·ing.
Origin of diet1
Related formsdi·et·er, nounnon·di·et·er, nounnon·di·et·ing, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for dieter
Three of the performers in said act, Richard Faughnan, Dieter Schepp and Mario, fell.Thrills and Too Many Spills: The Dangers of the Circus|Marina Watts|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Since IIFYM takes both into consideration, it puts the dieter in a very good position right out of the gate.
Revulsion at Loughner and his acts is understandable, said Dieter.Jared Loughner Trial Could Expand Support for the Death Penalty|Lisa Miller|January 15, 2011|DAILY BEAST
On September 14, I reported that Pope Benedict XVI had made his pet schnauzer Dieter a cardinal.
Master Dieter has a sweetheart for every finger, though the lower part of his own body isn't quite as handsome as it might be.Complete Short Works|Georg Ebers
British Dictionary definitions for dieter (1 of 2)
- a specific allowance or selection of food, esp prescribed to control weight or in disorders in which certain foods are contraindicateda salt-free diet; a 900-calorie diet
- (as modifier)a diet bread
Derived Formsdieter, noun
Word Origin for diet
British Dictionary definitions for dieter (2 of 2)
- the date fixed by a court for hearing a case
- a single session of a court