- a person who dines out.
Origin of diner-out
1800–10; dine out + -er1
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Examples from the Web for diner-out
Did you ever meet a diner-out of sufficient strength of mind to ask for "cabbage?"
But he no longer figures as a diner-out, and indeed, I believe from that notoriety he always seceded.Maria Edgeworth
The Symposium of Xenophon furnishes curious matter on the professional joker and diner-out as he existed at Athens.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2)
John Addington Symonds
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.Conversation
Mary Greer Conklin
That he is an extraordinary writer of small poetry, and a diner-out of the highest metre, I do most readily admit.'