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British English: /fuːd/
American English: /fud/

Translation of food in German:


  • 1no pl., no art.
    Nahrung Fem.
    (for animals) Futter Neutr.
    take food
    Nahrung zu sich nehmen
    lack of food
    Nahrungsmangel Mask.
    nutritious food
    nahrhafte Kost
  • 2no pl., no art. (as commodity) one's week's shopping for food or food shopping
    der wöchentliche Lebensmitteleinkauf
  • 3no pl. (in solid form)
    Essen Neutr.
    some food
    etwas zu essen
    there was plenty of food and drink
    es gab reichlich zu essen und zu trinken
    she had prepared some delicious food for the party
    für die Party hatte sie einige leckere Sachen vorbereitet
    he likes his food too much for that!
    dazu isst er viel zu gern!
    he's very keen on Italian food
    er isst sehr gern italienisch
  • 4 (particular kind)
    Kost Fem.
    (for animals) Futter Neutr.
    nuts are a very nutritious food
    Nüsse sind sehr nahrhaft
    canned foods
    Konserven Pl.
    preserved/imported foods
    eingemachte/importierte Nahrungsmittel
  • 6 [figurative] (material for mental work)
    Stoff Mask.
    food for thought
    Stoff zum Nachdenken
    food for discussion
    Diskussionsstoff Mask.
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