Translation of dinner in Spanish:

dinner

cena, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈdɪnə//ˈdɪnər/

noun

  • 1

    (in evening)
    cena feminine
    comida feminine Latin America
    to eat / have dinner comer Latin America Spain Mexico
    • to sit down to dinner sentarse a cenar
    • who's cooking (the) dinner tonight? ¿quién hace hoy la cena?
    • they've asked us to dinner nos han invitado a cenar (a su casa)
    • to go out to dinner salir a cenar fuera
    • before noun dinner guest invitado a cenar
    • dinner plate plato playo grande
    • This includes luxury coach, motel accommodation, three breakfasts and dinners plus one lunch.
    • Over 100 people attended its celebratory dinner held on Thursday.
    • In other words, he was responsible for formal receptions - known as levees - and dinners.
    • She met country women who could cope with high society dinners and also help on the farm and feed shearers.
    • Kaylee's mother has organised a fund-raising gala dinner at the end of the month for the organ donor campaign.
    • He was speaking at a fundraising dinner dance for the Dominican Convent school for girls at Savoy Hotel in Ndola.
    • At dinners given by Napoleon III the most honoured guests had aluminium cutlery; the others got gold or silver.
    • On Monday April 2, Amor Restaurant held its 7th anniversary charity dinner, which was a roaring success.
    • Some conferences have scheduled social events or dinners one of the nights of the conference.
    • "You need to come over for dinner sometime, " she assured him.
    • After a formal dinner including haggis the mayor talked about his hopes for the town.
    • The dining hall is usually reserved for the weekly formal dinners and breakfast buffets.
    • The holidays bring with them thoughts of carving and serving delicious turkey dinners to your family and friends.
    • They have many wine-lectures, gala dinners, special events and occasional offers.
    • Your mum would have a nice dinner cooked for you.
    • Bacon had to carry on with the reception and dinners in his honour.
    • The function is the annual fundraising gala dinner and dance that took off with great success last year.
    • Going out to dinner with friends is fine; everyone needs a study break.
    • A delicious dinner was served along the poolside and games were played after that.
    • I have plans to go into central London tomorrow evening for dinner with friends.
    • Or the bathtub wasn't cleaned, dinner not ready by the time he got home.
    • They do fund-raising dinners, put their names to all sorts of events and this month have done a couple of books.
    • When Mason goes out, he treats his friends to a steak dinner at an attractive restaurant.
    • The idea of holding a series of dinners, similar to the first event, was agreed upon.
    • The zucchini is starting to produce and summer salads are a staple of evening dinners.
    • You celebrate cozy dinners and candlelight evenings with family and loved ones.
    • She made certain she had the room key and headed for the main building where she could have a late dinner.
    • They receive subsidised breakfast, lunch and dinners if they have to work late.
    • The magnificent surroundings of Ripon Cathedral will form the backdrop to a black-tie gourmet dinner in September for 220 guests.
    • We've just finished dinner at an Indian restaurant on Pico, not far from my apartment.
    • Fashion people love to celebrate though, so we often have to go to these dinners or events.
    • The research also puts beyond doubt the notion that the sit-down family Sunday dinner is dying out.
    • "Dad, I think we should invite him over for dinner sometime soon.
    • But Grace looked like a goddess for Judy's engagement dinner on Friday night.
    • Our team provides the best quality food to all sizes of events, from corporate dinners to weddings.
    • One day after receiving her pay, Chen went for dinner with her friends.
    • I was a bit stuck for what to get for dinner on Monday night.
    • A candlelit dinner at the beachfront restaurant is sure to provide the perfect end to the day.
    • I was going to meet Jimmy for dinner on his last night in town.
    • The new branch will be holding a range of social events including a special dinner.
  • 2

    (formal)
    cena (de gala) feminine
  • 3

    (at midday)
    almuerzo masculine
    comida feminine Spain Mexico
    to eat / have dinner comer Latin America Spain Mexico
    • Sunday/Christmas dinner la comida del domingo/de Navidad
    • my children have school dinners mis hijos se quedan a comer en el colegio
    • I hate school dinners odio la comida del colegio
    • he's had more girlfriends than you've had hot dinners ¡cambia de novia como de camisa!
    • before noun dinner hour hora del almuerzo
    • dinner money dinero para el almuerzo