Meaning of “dinner” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˈdɪnər/

A1 the main meal of the day that people usually eat in the evening:

What's for dinner tonight?

More examples

  • We are having dinner at 7 o'clock.
  • Would you like to join us for dinner?
  • She ate very little at dinner.
  • Paul promised me that he'd cook dinner tonight.
  • Is dinner ready?

(Definition of “dinner” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)