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dine
British English: /dʌɪn/
American English: /daɪn/

Translation of dine in Italian:

transitive verb

  • (person)
    offrire un pranzo a

intransitive verb

Idioms

to wine and dine

mangiare molto bene (in un buon ristorante)

she's always being wined and dined

la invitano sempre nei migliori ristoranti
[figurative]
è molto corteggiata

Phrasal verbs

dine in

dine off

dine on:

dine off [something]

dine out

to dine out on
parlare a pranzo e a cena, in continuazione di
(story, anecdote)

Definition of dine in:

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