Verb(1) provide with choice or abundant food or drink
(1) The atmosphere was convivial and Harrison continued after the meal to regale his children with amusing stories of the day's experiences, and to discuss newspaper business with William.(2) A napkin, which lay in front of the diners as they reclined, might serve as a knapsack to take home the little gifts of food or wine with which a host would regale his friends as they departed.(3) I will endeavor to stay in touch on a regular basis, and regale you with amusing anecdotes of our experiences to date.(4) The Friar then busied himself with consoling the unfortunate woman, while Libertine busied himself with complimenting the exotic Gipsy beauty, and regaling her with stories of his wit and bravery.(5) Ms. Rath here is regaling us with the most delightful anecdotes.(6) Just back from a whirlwind round of parties in Europe, the forever-young and energetic Joanne Davis is regaling friends with tales of the high life including partying at Blenheim Palace.(7) The popular, incomparable ├ö├ç├┐Mr Clown├ö├ç├û entertained the children, regaling them for hours with a thousand tricks which enthralled the youngsters - and not a few adults as well, it is worth adding!(8) Jack has been acquitted of manslaughter and delightedly regales his girlfriend Maggie and their neighbours Lynne and Dennis with a disparaging account of the trial.(9) When he wasn't regaling me with tales of his derring-do at Inchon, Korea in the early 1950s, he waxed lyrical about his oh-so-sexy adventures as a raw recruit at Kapooka in 1949.(10) Children are a source of joy, of regalement and an outcome and a labor of love.(11) Hilariously self-deprecating, MacKay takes great pleasure in regaling me with his version of Scotland Today's most embarrassing moment: the night a catalogue of technological problems forced the programme off air.(12) Ms Grant, who has previously regaled us with tales of her family's butler and the slaughter of innocent birds and beasts up north, recalled being taken with her sisters to school ├ö├ç├┐by a handyman├ö├ç├û who had a motorbike and sidecar.(13) A conversation ensued, during which I regaled her with a no doubt fascinating account of Scotland's achievements in the world.(14) The Prime Minister had regaled his audience with accounts of upstream and downstream achievements and activity in the energy sector.(15) Recently Read has also done comedy gigs, regaling audiences with chilling autobiographical tales while assuring nervous listeners he has never hurt a woman, child or innocent person.(16) The guest speaker was Graham Walton, the father of the only girl sextuplets in the world, who proved an entertaining speaker, regaling the audience with anecdotes about life as the only male in a family of seven women.
1. entertain ::
2. treat ::
Different Formsregale, regaled, regalement, regales, regaling
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