What does restaurant mean?

Definitions for restaurant
ˈrɛs tər ənt, -təˌrɑnt, -trɑntrestau·rant

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word restaurant.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. restaurant, eating house, eating place, eatery(noun)

    a building where people go to eat

Wiktionary

  1. restaurant(Noun)

    An eating establishment in which diners are served food at their tables.

    Etymology: From (a form of restaurer), from restaurans, present participle of restaurare, from restorative soup served in the first establishments.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Restaurant(noun)

    an eating house

    Etymology: [F., fr. restaurer. See Restore.]

Freebase

  1. Restaurant

    A restaurant is a business establishment which prepares and serves food and drink to customers in return for money, either paid before the meal, after the meal, or with a running tab. Meals are generally served and eaten on premises, but many restaurants also offer take-out and food delivery services. Restaurants vary greatly in appearance and offerings, including a wide variety of the main chef's cuisines and service models.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Restaurant

    res′tō-rang, or res′tō-rant, n. a house for the sale of refreshments: an eating-house.—n. Restaurateur (res-tō′ra-tėr), the keeper of a restaurant. [Fr.,—restaurer, to restore.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. RESTAURANT

    An institution for the spread of dyspepsia. From Lat. _restauro_, to repair, and Grk. _anti_, against. After patronizing, you're "up against repairs."

Editors Contribution

  1. restaurant

    A type of place where people go to eat food and food related products.

    To go to a restaurant is a blessing.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 11, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'restaurant' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2876

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'restaurant' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3568

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'restaurant' in Nouns Frequency: #908

How to pronounce restaurant?

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    US English
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say restaurant in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of restaurant in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of restaurant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of restaurant in a Sentence

  1. Matthew Thomson:

    We have no reason to drop the brand and are utterly committed and if we end up being the only Jamie Oliver restaurant in Britain we'll be incredibly proud of that, we hope there is a way through these dark days – we'll do anything we can to keep the light burning.

  2. Stephen Ward:

    If I put Pinocchio up there, its nose would be too big. It’s me. It’s me. It’s not the bull. It’s not the restaurant. They don’t like me.

  3. Sarah Huckabee Sanders:

    We are allowed to disagree, but we should be able to do so freely and without fear of harm, and this goes for all people regardless of politics. Some have chosen to push hate and vandalism against the restaurant that I was asked to leave from. A Hollywood actor publicly encouraged people to kidnap my children.

  4. Mark King:

    Because our people are the heart of our organization, and we understand the impact these actions can have,were amending our sick policyat our company-owned U.S. restaurants to better accommodate our teams while ensuring no one works who is sick, well be paying employees who are required tostay at home, or who work at a restaurant that is closed, for their scheduled or regularly scheduled hours during theirtime away from work. Were actively working with our franchise partners to encourage a similar approach.

  5. Mark Echeverria:

    One thing that we've never done in this restaurant is change, one of the reasons why Quentin personally is drawn to the restaurant is because he loves that kind of antiquity...We're timeless, and so we didn't have to go dig through a bunch of archives to find what the servers were wearing or what the tables looked like.

Images & Illustrations of restaurant

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