Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “dinner”

dinner

noun
 
 
/ˈdɪn.ər/ US  //
[C or U] the main meal of the day, usually the meal you eat in the evening but sometimes, in Britain, the meal eaten in the middle of the day
正餐(通常指晚餐,在英國有時指午餐)
We were just having (our) dinner.
我們正在吃晚餐。
We had some friends round for dinner on Saturday.
星期六我們請了一些朋友來吃晚飯。
a romantic candlelit dinner
浪漫的燭光晚餐
→ Compare lunch nounMeals and parts of meals
[C usually singular] a formal social occasion in the evening at which a meal is served
晚宴
They held a dinner to celebrate his retirement.
他們舉行晚宴來慶祝他退休。
a charity/society dinner
慈善/社交晚宴
Celebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
(Definition of dinner from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Meals & parts of meals, but you might be interested in these topics from the Eating and feeding topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “dinner” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

dawn on sb

If a fact dawns on you, you understand it after a period of not understanding it.

Word of the Day

The language of work

by Kate Woodford,
October 15, 2014
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More