Definitions

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  • v. To entertain someone to a fine meal.
  • v. To eat lavishly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. eat sumptuously
  • v. provide with food and drink, usually lavishly

Etymologies

to +‎ wine +‎ and +‎ dine (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "And I'm not sure which are my pro bono criminal clients and which are the white-shoe folks we wine and dine at the Downtown Athletic Club."

    Mistress of Justice

  • If none of them were in the house, there was always her SFN expense account to wine and dine them both.

    I.O.U.

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