restaurant

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English[edit]

Restaurant
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French restaurant, from the verb restaurer, from Latin restaurans, present participle of restauro (I restore), from the name of the 'restorative' soup served in the first establishments.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹɒnt/
  • (file)
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɹɛs.t(ə)ˌɹɑnt/, /ˈɹɛs.t(ə).ɹənt/

Noun[edit]

restaurant (plural restaurants)

  1. An eating establishment in which diners are served food at their tables.
    • 1935, George Goodchild, chapter 5, Death on the Centre Court:
      By one o'clock the place was choc-a-bloc. […] The restaurant was packed, and the promenade between the two main courts and the subsidiary courts was thronged with healthy-looking youngish people, drawn to the Mecca of tennis from all parts of the country.

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Catalan[edit]

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restaurant

  1. present participle of restaurar

Dutch[edit]

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restaurant n (plural restaurants, diminutive restaurantje n)

  1. restaurant

French[edit]

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restaurant m (plural restaurants)

  1. restaurant

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restaurant

  1. Present participle of restaurer.

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Latin[edit]

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rēstaurant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of rēstaurō

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restaurant m

  1. restaurant

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