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English translation of 'cenar'

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Verb Table intransitive verb
(a última hora) to have supper
(como comida principal) to have dinner
(en ocasión formal) to dine (formal)
cenamos a las diez de la noche we have supper at ten o’clock
los británicos cenan a las seis the British have dinner at six o’clock
el rey cenó en la embajada de Alemania the king had dinner at or (formal) dined at the German Embassy
vengo cenado I’ve had dinner or supper alreadyI’ve had (my) dinnerI’ve already eaten
me han invitado a cenar they’ve asked me to dinner
salir a cenar to go out to dinnerdine out (formal)
Verb Table transitive verb
(a última hora) to have for supper
(como comida principal) to have for dinner
siempre ceno algo muy ligero I always have a very light supper

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Example Sentences Including 'cenar'

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Dada mi afición a los toros, un día me invitaron a cenar con él.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1995)
Después de cenar , Alberto dijo que tenía que hacer unas cosas y se retiró.
Adolfo Domínguez Juan Griego
Invitándome a cenar o pasear sin los niños Llevándome agarradita cuando vamos de paseo.
Elena Llanos López Cómo vivir bien en pareja
Invitó a los periodistas a cenar haciéndoles a todos regalos de oro, pero no fue suficiente para impedir la revuelta de los " animales salvajes comunistas " del bando rebelde.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1994)
Para ella sacrificar su vida a Modolell significaba que tenía que cenar con él casi todas las noches y hacerle la maleta cuando se iba de viaje.
Manuel Vázquez Montalbán Cuarteto
SUCESOS Cinco miembros de una familia intoxicados por una comida china Resultaron afectados por salmonelosis tras cenar los platos que habían comprado en un restaurante chino
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)

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'cenar' in Other Languages

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


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