diner

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Noun[change]

Singular
diner

Plural
diners

A diner
The inside of a diner
  1. A diner is a place where people go to eat. It is like a cheap restaurant.
  2. A diner is a person who dines.
    When it comes to Chinese food I have always operated under the policy that the less known about the preparation the better. A wise diner who is invited to visit the kitchen replies by saying, as politely as possible, that he has a pressing engagement elsewhere. –Calvin Trillin