supper

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 /ˈsʌpəʳ/


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
sup•per /ˈsʌpɚ/USA pronunciation  n. 
  1. the evening meal, often the principal meal of the day, esp. one taken in the evening: [countable]delicious meatless suppers.[uncountable]Come over for supper next Monday.
  2. [countable] an evening social event at which a supper is served to raise money for a church, charity, etc.:a church supper.
  3. See dinner.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

supper /ˈsʌpə/ n
  1. an evening meal, esp a light one
  2. an evening social event featuring a supper
  3. sing for one's supperto obtain something by performing a service
Etymology: 13th Century: from Old French soper; see sup1

ˈsupperless adj



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