A group of people picnicking.
Picnicking is eating a leisurely meal outdoors.
An example of picnicking is going to a park and sitting on a blanket to eat lunch with a friend.
- Present participle of picnic.
Variant of picnic
- a pleasure outing at which a meal is eaten outdoors
- ☆ a shoulder cut of pork, cured like ham
- a pleasant experience
- an easy task
Origin of picnicFrench pique-nique, probably ; from piquer, to pick + nique, a trifle ; from Old French niquier, to nod