New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: diner · dice · die · dike · dime · din · ding · dint · dire · dive
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dine

1 verb eat dinner INTRANSITIVEdo dhinnéar a ithewe dined at the club bhí ár ndinnéar againn sa chlub 2 verb take (sb) to dinner TRANSITIVEto dine sb duine a thabhairt amach le haghaidh dinnéir
phrasal verbs

dine in

(v + adv) INTRANSITIVEith sa bhailefan istigh le haghaidh an dinnéir

dine on

(also

dine off

) (v + prep) TRANSITIVEwe dined on fresh fish bhí iasc úr againn don dinnéar

dine out

(v + adv) INTRANSITIVEith amuightéigh amach le haghaidh dinnéir

dine out on

TRANSITIVEhe dined out on that story for years bhí sé ag insint an scéil sin do dhaoine ar feadh na mblianta