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Origin from Cambridge Dictionary Online
1 [C or U] the "main meal of the day", usually the meal you eat in the evening but sometimes, "in Britain, the meal eaten in the middle of the day":
We were just having (our) dinner.
We had some friends round for dinner on Saturday.
a romantic candlelit dinner
2 [C usually singular] a formal social occasion in the evening at which a meal is served:
They held a dinner to celebrate his retirement.
a charity/society dinner
noun [C or U]
a main meal "eaten in the evening", or a "small meal eaten in the late evening":
We usually have tea at about 5.30 p.m., then supper before we go to bed.
Would you like to come to supper tonight?
They had an early supper before going to the theatre.
我把一些關鍵字用" "(Quotation Marks)註明
ps.想到那個" " 我就想到外國人在講quotation marks時會把雙手的食指跟中指比成ya在耳邊動阿動的....真可愛^^a ㄚ...離題了
F.Y.I.參考資料： Myself and Cambridge Dictionary Online(A good English-English dictionary)
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