shore dinner

noun

Definition of shore dinner

: a dinner consisting chiefly of seafoods

Examples of shore dinner in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The park’s Shore Dinner Hall offered the cakes as a part of a traditional New England shore dinner and sold them by the bag from a takeout window. Kat Craddock, Saveur, "Rhode Island Clamcakes—Yes, Crisp Clam Doughnuts—Are the Perfect Taste of Summer," 10 June 2016

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First Known Use of shore dinner

1892, in the meaning defined above

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“Shore dinner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shore%20dinner. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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