Definition of caterer in English:



  • A person or company providing food and drink at a social event or other gathering.

    ‘it is increasingly common to engage professional caterers’
    • ‘Caterers in your area may have a need for fresh cut flowers.’
    • ‘In the kitchen, a caterer busily worked at refilling the buffet tables.’
    • ‘Our last caterer would add a few more dishes of her own.’
    • ‘I booked two different caterers for the reception.’
    • ‘This is a great place to find a maid, a caterer, or even a clown for a child's birthday party.’