French translation of 'food'
lack of food manque de nourriture
We need to buy some food. Nous devons acheter à manger.
Enjoy your food! Bon appétit !
frozen foods surgelés mpl ⧫ aliments mpl surgelés
to be food for thought
It’s food for thought. Ça donne à réfléchir.
to be off one’s food avoir perdu l’appétitsee also cat food, dog food
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Example Sentences Including 'food'
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It is thought the smell triggers images in the brain, which leaves less space for thoughts of food.The Sun (2015)
Many of these businesses are in the food and drink sector.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Other studies have shown that eating in front of a mirror makes junk food taste less appealing.The Sun (2016)
Why is he so obsessed with solid foods?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
You have to read the ingredients on processed food carefully.The Sun (2015)
But at least he has food for thought over what can happen if you cash in on a prize asset.The Sun (2009)
The winner will enjoy the finals day with complimentary food and drink.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Many live alone and tend to pay less attention to food.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Passengers with receipts for food and drink should be reimbursed.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The bonus to buying frozen food from a small producer is that you can work out where it comes from.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
You can choose to eat loads of foods that will help you gain body fat.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
They chose their food carefully for optimum nutrition.Love, Medicine and Miracles (1990)
Another use would be to help aid workers deliver food and medicine to a refugee camp if security is poor.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Emergency food aid for starving families.The Sun (2012)
Emergency food shipments have turned back after coming under fire.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Problem drinkers on lower pay would just buy less food for their families.The Sun (2009)
Sources close to the star say he now struggles to eat solid foods.The Sun (2010)
The chief culprits were energy and food.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The findings are food for thought for those making a new year resolution to diet.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The governor said higher food and energy prices would slow income growth.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The number of people using food banks has tripled over the last year.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The only thing you can alter is your food and people eat less to keep warm.The Sun (2016)
They are supplied with enough food aid to fend off hunger and disease but many are still unable to support themselves.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They found people post more about junk food and less about healthy grub if they live by lots of takeaway places.The Sun (2016)
Using such foods they could eat fewer portions but get the same benefit.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We all have to buy our own food.The Sun (2012)
We would starve if it wasn't for emergency food packages sent from home.The Sun (2016)
It means lower real incomes and will fuel inflation as imported food and energy prices rise.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
People have provided food for their ancestors and the ghosts have returned home for another year.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Three quarters of the population now depend on food aid to survive.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Make sure you always have some emergency supplies of food with you in case you are away from home or the shops.POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)
She may try to control the quantities and kinds of food her daughter eats.Eating Problems: A Feminist Psychoanalytic Treatment Model (1994)
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'food' in Other Languages
British English: food /fuːd/ NOUN
Food is what people and animals eat.
Enjoy your food.
- American English: food
- Arabic: طَعام
- Brazilian Portuguese: comida
- Chinese: 食物
- Croatian: hrana
- Czech: jídlo
- Danish: mad
- Dutch: eten
- European Spanish: comida alimentos
- Finnish: ruoka
- French: nourriture
- German: Nahrung
- Greek: τροφή
- Italian: cibo
- Japanese: 食べ物
- Korean: 식품
- Norwegian: mat
- Polish: żywność
- European Portuguese: comida
- Romanian: mâncare
- Russian: пища
- Spanish: comida
- Swedish: mat
- Thai: อาหาร
- Turkish: yiyecek
- Ukrainian: їжа
- Vietnamese: thức ăn
Translation of food from the Collins English to French Dictionary