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Meaning of DINING

Pronunciation:  d'Ining

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the act of eating dinner

DINING is a 6 letter word that starts with D.


 See Also: Dutch treat, eating, feeding



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Din"ing\, n. & a.
from {Dine}, a.

Note: Used either adjectively or as the first part of a
      compound; as, dining hall or dining-hall, dining room,
      dining table, etc.

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