Definition of food in English:

food

Syllabification: food
Pronunciation: /fo͞od
 
/

noun

Phrases

food for thought

Something that warrants serious consideration.
More example sentences
  • Although she had been quickly brought back, the incident would nonetheless provide some food for thought.
  • And this recent Reason magazine editorial provides ample food for thought about Raed.
  • And it provides plenty of food for thought for those writers who are wondering what it is that holds readers to the page.

Origin

late Old English fōda, of Germanic origin; related to fodder.

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