Meaning of “dine out on sth” in the English Dictionary

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"dine out on sth" in British English

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dine out on sth

mainly UK
phrasal verb with dine uk /daɪn/ us /daɪn/ verb [ I ] formal

to entertain people, especially at a meal, by telling them about an experience you have had:

For months I've been dining out on the story of what happened when my house got flooded.

(Definition of “dine out on sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)