verb (used without object), pic·nicked, pic·nick·ing.
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Origin of picnic
OTHER WORDS FROM picnicpic·nick·er, noun
Words nearby picnic
Example sentences from the Web for picnicking
Or those long July hours picnicking in wait for a fleeting rainbow streak of jerseys to spill through a mountain pass.Lance Armstrong’s Shadow Looms Large Over 100th Edition of Tour de France|Tracy McNicoll|October 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The family said the man was picnicking; the Border Patrol said the victim was pelting the agent with rocks.U.S. Border Patrol Fires at Rock Throwers in Mexico, and Three Have Died|Terry Greene Sterling|October 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She, her kids, and some friends were picnicking on the bank of the Red River near their home in Shreveport, Louisiana.
"I don't call this picnicking," Edith declared, after her first taste of chowder.The Bachelors|William Dana Orcutt
He began demurring, but I suggested that it was not an ideal night for picnicking outside.The Flaming Sword in Serbia and Elsewhere|Mabel Annie Boulton Stobart
Sheyenne River Park (Tour 1): picnicking, swimming, hiking; suitable in winter for skiing.North Dakota|Various
It was the happiness of the child escaped from its lessons and picnicking gloriously in freedom and unrebukedness.The Pastor's Wife|Elizabeth von Arnim
But so far we had never got leave to carry our picnicking quite so far.The House That Grew|Mrs. Molesworth
British Dictionary definitions for picnicking
- any informal meal eaten outside
- (as modifier)a picnic lunch
verb -nics, -nicking or -nicked
Derived forms of picnicpicnicker, noun
Word Origin for picnic
Idioms and Phrases with picnicking
see no picnic.