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"supper" in British English

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suppernoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈsʌp.ər/  us   /ˈsʌp.ɚ/
A2 a main meal eaten in the evening : Why don't you come to/for supper tonight? They had an early supper before going to the theatre.
UK a small meal eaten in the late evening: We usually have tea at about 5.30 p.m. , then supper before we go to bed.

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(Definition of supper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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suppernoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈsʌp·ər/
a meal eaten in the evening, esp. when eaten at home and usually the main meal of the day: [C] I usually heat a quick supper in the microwave when I get home from work. [U] She has supper on the table (= it is ready to eat).
(Definition of supper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “supper”
in Korean 저녁…
in Arabic عَشاء…
in Malaysian makan lewat malam…
in French souper…
in Russian ужин…
in Chinese (Traditional) 晚飯,晚餐, 夜宵…
in Italian cena…
in Turkish akşam yemeği…
in Polish kolacja…
in Spanish cena…
in Vietnamese bữa ăn muộn vào buổi tối…
in Portuguese jantar, ceia…
in Thai อาหารมื้อสุดท้ายของวัน, อาหารค่ำ…
in German das Abendessen…
in Catalan sopar…
in Japanese (簡単な)夕飯, 夕食…
in Chinese (Simplified) 晚饭,晚餐, 夜宵…
in Indonesian makan malam…
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