Share this entry
British English: /fuːd/
American English: /fud/

Translation of food in French:


  • 2
    uncountable (foodstuffs) aliments mpl
    cat/frozen food
    aliments pour chat/surgelés
    before n (additive, industry, product, rationing, sales)
    (producer, production)
    (shop, counter)
  • 3
    uncountable (provisions) provisions fpl
    to shop for food
    acheter des provisions
    we have no food in the house
    on n'a rien à manger à la maison
  • 4 (cuisine, cooking) Chinese food
    la cuisine chinoise
    is the food good in Japan?
    on mange bien au Japon?
    to be a lover of good food
    être gourmet
    to like one's food
    bien aimer manger, avoir bon appétit
    to be off one's food
    ne pas avoir d'appétit
  • 5 (fuel) food for speculation/argument
    matière (f) à spéculer/discuter
    that's food for thought
    ça donne à réfléchir
Definition of food in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources