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dinner partynoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɪn·ər ˌpɑr·ti/
a ​socialevent where a ​number of ​people are ​invited by someone to ​eat a ​meal together, usually in the person’s ​home
(Definition of dinner party from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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dinner partynoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​formaleveningmeal to which a ​smallnumber of ​people are ​invited: I'm having/giving a ​dinnerparty next ​week.
(Definition of dinner party from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dinner party”
in Chinese (Simplified) 社交晚宴…
in Chinese (Traditional) 社交晚宴…
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