verb (used without object), dined, din·ing.
verb (used with object), dined, din·ing.
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Origin of dine
OTHER WORDS FROM dinepre·dine, verb (used without object), pre·dined, pre·din·ing.
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH dinedeign, dine
Definition for dine (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for dine
Marvin and I leave the poolside and go into his dining room.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The resources were what you might expect: Dining room, a media center, a library, a TV room, a meeting room, a computer room.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
After all, what says Christmas more than obligations, gastrointestinal distress, and insane dining companions?
Today, the Imperial family can be found dining at Honke Owariya upon their return from Tokyo.
This bungalow has two levels, a screening room, a dining room, many offices, an art department, and cutting rooms.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The dining tables had all been removed to one end of the hall, and the chairs ranged about in rows and in clusters.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
A view of the duchess's ball-room, or of the dining-table of the earl, will supersede all occasion for lengthy fiddle-faddle.
Each evening Mr. Levi was in attendance, and this day, according to rule, she went down to the grand old dining-room.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Mrs. Irvin has decided to consult a palmist or a hypnotist or some such occult authority before dining with you this evening.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The old dining-hall had shared in the general decay, and been shorn of all its ancient honours.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
British Dictionary definitions for dine
Word Origin for dine
Idioms and Phrases with dine
In addition to the idiom beginning with dine
- dine out on
- eat (dine) out
- wine and dine