supper
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈsʌpɚ/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈsʌpə/
Noun

supper

  1. Food consumed before going to bed.
  2. Any meal eaten in the evening; dinner eaten in the evening, rather than at noon.
  3. (Scotland, Northern Ireland, slang) A meal from a chip shop consisting of a deep-fried food with chips.
    a fish supper; a pizza supper
Synonyms Related terms Translations Translations Verb

supper (suppers, present participle suppering; past and past participle suppered)

  1. To consume a snack before retiring.
  2. To eat dinner (see above).
Translations Noun

supper (plural suppers)

  1. A drinker, especially one who drinks slowly (i.e., one who sups).



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