wine and dine
Entertain someone or treat someone to a fine meal, as in The company likes to wine and dine visiting scientists. [Colloquial; mid-1800s]
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As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
Yes, Byrd—dead four-and-a-half years now—was a Kleagle in the Ku Klux Klan.Steve Scalise and the Right’s Ridiculous Racial Blame Game|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I guess we know how Bacchus kept his title as the god of wine and intoxication.
In March, police arrested a group of wealthy businessmen and government officials who were about to dine on illegal tiger meat.
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HE ordered a lunch which he thought the girl would like, with wine to revive the faculties that he knew must be failing.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
And when wine had unselfed my noble father, you received his passionate insults with forbearance and forgiveness!The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
No law of that country must exceed in words the number of letters in their alphabet, which consists only in two-and-twenty.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
After we had engaged our rooms, we drove back to the hotel where Liszt was staying, and where we were to dine immediately.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay