Definition of food court in English:

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food court


North American
An area, typically in a shopping mall, where fast-food outlets, tables, and chairs are located.
Example sentences
  • It's the hotel equivalent of a food court in a shopping mall, so there is none of the stiffness of formal restaurants.
  • The market takes place on Train Street outside the food court at the outlet centre.
  • We walked together back to the middle of the mall where the food court was located.

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Syllabification: food court

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