(noun, verb)


1. a day devoted to an outdoor social gathering

Similar word(s): outing

Definition categories: time, holiday, vacation

2. any undertaking that is easy to do

- marketing this product will be no picnic

Similar word(s): breeze, cinch, pushover, snap, walkover

Definition categories: act, labor, project, task, undertaking

3. any informal meal eaten outside or on an excursion

Definition categories: food, meal, repast

Sentences with picnic as a noun:

- We went out for a picnic in the forest.

- We remind the guests that dealing with this problem is no picnic, and to be patient.


1. eat alfresco, in the open air

- We picnicked near the lake on this gorgeous Sunday

Definition categories: consumption, eat