n.1.What is fed upon; that which goes to support life by being received within, and assimilated by, the organism of an animal or a plant; nutriment; aliment; especially, what is eaten by animals for nourishment.
2.Anything that instructs the intellect, excites the feelings, or molds habits of character; that which nourishes.
This may prove food to my displeasure.
- Shak.
In this moment there is life and food
For future years.
- Wordsworth.
Food vacuole
(Zool.) one of the spaces in the interior of a protozoan in which food is contained, during digestion.
Food yolk
(Biol.) See under Yolk.
v. t.1.To supply with food.
Noun1.food - any substance that can be metabolized by an organism to give energy and build tissue
Synonyms: nutrient
2.food - any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment; "food and drink"
3.food - anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking
To see food in your dream, represents physical and emotional nourishment and energies. The different types of food can symbolize a wide range of things. Generally, fruit is symbolic of sensuality. Frozen foods may imply your cold emotions and frigid ways. To dream that you are hording or storing food, indicates a fear of deprivation. You do not trust what you already have. To see or eat stale food in your dream, suggests that you are feeling sluggish and emotionally drained. You need to be invigorated and revitalized. *Please also see Eating.aliment, chow, comestibles, commons, eatables, eats, foodstuff, foodstuffs, grub, meat, nourishment, nurture, pabulum, pap, provender, scoff, subsistence, tuck
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