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General words for meals or food - thesaurus

Synonyms

food

noun

the things that people or animals eat

meal

noun

the food that you serve or eat at one time

cooking

noun

food cooked in a particular way

nutrition

noun

food considered as something that keeps you healthy

nourishment

noun

food or the substances in food that are necessary for life, growth, and health

sustenance

noun

formal food and drink

groceries

noun

food and other goods for the home that you buy regularly

fare

noun

formal the type of food that is available, especially in a restaurant or café

speciality

noun

a food or drink that a person, a restaurant, or a region is well known for and that you cannot always get in other places

food

noun

a particular type of food

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ambrosia

noun

food that tastes very good

chow

noun

informal food

concoction

noun

an unusual drink or meal that is made by mixing things in a new way

dish

noun

the food contained in a dish

eats

noun

informal food or meals, usually at a social event

feed

noun

informal old-fashioned a meal

foodstuff

noun

formal a type of food

grub

noun

very informal food

nosh

noun

Britishinformal food

nosh

noun

Britishinformal a meal

plate

noun

American a platter served in a restaurant

platter

noun

a meal with a particular type of food, served on a large plate in a restaurant

provender

noun

humorous food

repast

noun

very formal a meal

sitting

noun

a period of time during which a meal is served

special

noun

something produced for a particular time or day, for example a type of food in a restaurant or a programme on television

speciality

noun

used about something that is a speciality

specialty

noun

American a speciality

tiffin

noun

Indian Englishhumorous a meal

tucker

noun

Australianold-fashioned food

viands

noun

an old word meaningfood

victuals

noun

an old word meaningfood

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