As nouns the difference between dining and diking
is that dining
is eating dinner as a social function while diking
is the action of building a dike.
As a verb dining
Eating dinner as a social function.
* 1869 , The XIX Century (volume 1, page 6)
Entertaining someone to dinner.
- For my own part I preferred to remain with the ship, and I am now glad that I did so, for the welcome we received at Havana; the cheering crowds upon the quay; the friends we met and made; the dinings in and dinings out
The action of building a dike