diner diner  /ˈdaɪ nər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person eating a meal (especially in a restaurant)
  2. (n) a passenger car where food is served in transit
  3. (n) a restaurant that resembles a dining car

Usage(s):

  1. When Tom uses some surprisingly expert moves to defend his diner, he becomes a local hero.
  2. To a group of committed dads assembled one night in a New Jersey diner, the answer is obvious.
  3. Like the Greek owners of many a roadside diner, Indian immigrants have become curators of a nice slice of Americana.

News

  1. DINER 2013: My Father's Place

    Welcome to Diner 2013—not a guide to the Portland area’s best restaurants , or even to the best Oregonian-operated diners, but a seven-part series where we ate at seven Portland diners we hadn't been to in a while. Over the next week, we hit standbys where you can get eggs and coffee at a counter early or late in the day. Diner 2013: It's the best name for a series about Portland diners ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Willamette Week

  2. DINER 2013: Penny Diner

    Welcome to Diner 2013—not a guide to the Portland area’s best restaurants , or even to the best Oregonian-operated diners, but a seven-part series where we ate at seven Portland diners we hadn't been to in a while. Over the next week, we hit standbys where you can get eggs and coffee at a counter early or late in the day. Diner 2013: It's the best name for a series about Portland diners ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Willamette Week

  3. DINER 2013: Byways Cafe

    Welcome to Diner 2013—not a guide to the Portland area’s best restaurants , or even to the best Oregonian-operated diners, but a seven-part series where we ate at seven Portland diners we hadn't been to in a while. Over the next week, we hit standbys where you can get eggs and coffee at a counter early or late in the day. Diner 2013: It's the best name for a series about Portland diners ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Willamette Week

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Quotes

  1. "He's the kind of diner who wants to taste all sorts of things," Bayless says. "What I'm hoping is that he's going to recognize that we need to do what we can in our country to encourage real food for everyone."
    on Jan 23, 2009 By: Rick Bayless Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "He had it everywhere, all day, every day," Zellweger said. "There's a scene that's not in the film where he carries my luggage out of the diner, the cafe, and he had to figure out a way to open the door, grab the suitcases, close the door,...
    on Sep 17, 2008 By: Renee Zellweger Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. "In Boca Raton, Fla., yesterday, a woman who looked like Sarah Palin caused a near-riot when she walked into a diner for breakfast," Leno said. "After a minute or two, people finally realized it wasn't her when she started answering...
    on Oct 8, 2008 By: Jay Leno Source: International Herald Tribune

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