dine off (something)

dine off (something)

To eat something, often for several meals. I made so much lasagna that we can dine off it all week.
See also: dine, off
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

dine off something

to make a meal of something; to make many meals of something. Do you think we can dine off the leg of lamb for more than one meal? I hope we dine off the turkey only one more time.
See also: dine, off
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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