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Definitions of supper

  1. a social gathering where a light evening meal is served; "her suppers often included celebrities" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a light evening meal; served in early evening if dinner is at midday or served late in the evening at bedtime Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. A meal taken at the close of the day; the evening meal. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. To take supper; to sup. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. To supply with supper. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. The evening meal; the last meal of the day. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. A meal taken at the close of the day. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. The evening meal; last meal of the day. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. The evening meal. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. The meal at which soup formed the principal dish; the evening meal. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for supper

  1. Then I remembered my cousin's warning at supper Cuidado!" – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  2. We shall have to be thinking of supper now. – Princess Polly At Play by Amy Brooks