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French translation of 'dine'

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[ˈdaɪn ]
intransitive verb
Phrasal verbs
dine out

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Example Sentences Including 'dine'

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He rarely meets contacts for lunch, preferring to dine out at night.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
He says that few of his 40,000 staff care which school or dining club he attended.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Dining with two friends in the airy atrium, she looked happy and relaxed.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He dined that night, thank you for asking.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He retired here to live an idyllic life, dining weekly with two other naval captains.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Sunday night is film night in the dining room.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The kitchen is well fitted, with a long wooden dining table on one side.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The patio that surrounds the pool is perfect for alfresco dining and entertaining friends.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This set of six blue striped stainless-steel dessert spoons is great for both informal dining and outdoor entertaining.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
What he may not survive is the implacable demands of the dining clubs.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
You may take them out and wine them and dine them, but that is all you may do.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He walked all the way home very dismally, and dined alone with Briggs.
William Thackeray Vanity Fair (1837)
The woman had been sitting in the dining room last night, a few tables away from him.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The wine and dine is at Marshall Street.
Brown, Sarah Sarah Brown's Vegetarian London (1988)
A lifelong bachelor, he threw dinner parties rather than dine alone.
Smithsonian Mag (2017)
Apparently this was a Conservative dining club.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He would ask the concierge to dinner rather than dine alone.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
I am hoping that my new married lovers will wine and dine me, as well as taking me to bed.
The Sun (2013)
More than half cook enough food for two dinners and two thirds regularly dine on leftovers.
The Sun (2010)
One cannot help feeling sympathy for one 's dining companion.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The house has a kitchen, dining room and two sitting rooms on the ground floor.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Above the dining room is one of the project's nine residences.
Christianity Today (2000)

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'dine' in Other Languages

British English: dine VERB
When you dine, you have dinner.
He dines alone most nights.


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