Definition of cater
- cater for a large party
- catering to middle-class tastes
- catered the banquet
The restaurant caters for parties.
A local restaurant catered the banquet.
The awards ceremony will be a catered event.
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: to provide food and drinks at a party, meeting, etc., especially as a job
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