cater Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"cater" in British English

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caterverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈkeɪ.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
C1 to ​provide, and sometimes ​serve, ​food: I'm catering for twelve on ​Sunday - the ​wholefamily is coming. Which ​firm will be catering at the ​weddingreception?US Who catered ​yourparty?
(Definition of cater from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cater" in American English

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caterverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈkeɪ·t̬ər/
to ​providefood and ​drinks for an ​occasion or ​event: [T] Who catered ​yourparty?
caterer
noun [C]  us   /ˈkeɪ·t̬ər·ər/
an ​experienced caterer
(Definition of cater from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"cater" in Business English

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caterverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈkeɪtər/
to ​provide the ​food and drinks at an ​event, for an ​organization, etc.: Delegates can have ​meals catered by the ​hotel while the ​conference is underway.cater for sth There is plenty of ​work to be had catering for weddings and ​parties
(Definition of cater from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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