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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small restaurant specializing in food ready to serve or quickly prepared.

Usage examples (32)
  • Opening a new eatery is a big event, and the owners did not take it lightly.
  • This eatery is easy to miss, and I live on the same street as it and never took notice!
  • Now, one local Chinese eatery is taking advantage of the pricing downdraft by pouncing on a deal.
  • One of the stranger things that I see whenever I go to Dave and Buster's, the local arcade-and-eatery, is the Titanic game. for more
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