Food

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Eating.
<- N
PARAG:Food->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ eating
eating
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deglutition
deglutition
gulp
epulation
mastication
manducation
rumination
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ hippophagy
hippophagy
ichthyophagy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gluttony
gluttony
&c. 957
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mouth
mouth
jaws
mandible
mazard
chops
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ drinking
drinking
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ potation
potation
draught
libation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ carousal
carousal
&c.(amusement) 840
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ drunkenness
drunkenness
&c. 959
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ food
food
pabulum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ aliment
aliment
nourishment
nutriment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sustenance
sustenance
sustentation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ nurture
nurture
subsistence
provender
corn
feed
fodder
provision
ration
keep
commons
board
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ commissariat
commissariat
&c.(provision) 637
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ prey
prey
forage
pasture
pasturage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ fare
fare
cheer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ diet
diet
dietary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ regimen
regimen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ belly timber
belly timber
staff of life
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bread
bread
bread and cheese
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ comestibles
comestibles
eatables
victuals
edibles
ingesta
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ grub
grub
grubstake
prog
meat
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ bread
bread
bread stuffs
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ cerealia
cerealia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ cereals
cereals
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ viands
viands
cates
delicacy
dainty
creature comforts
contents of the larder
fleshspots
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ festal board
festal board
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ambrosia
ambrosia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ good cheer
good cheer
good living
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ beef
beef
bisquit
bun
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ cornstarch
cornstarch
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ cookie
cookie
cooky
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ cracker
cracker
doughnut
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ fatling
fatling
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ hardtack
hardtack
hoecake
=>(U.S.)
hominy
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ mutton
mutton
pilot bread
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ pork
pork
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ roti
roti
rusk
ship biscuit
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ veal
veal
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ joint
joint
peice de resistance
roast and boiled
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ remove
remove
entree
entremet
hors d'oeuvre
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ releve
releve
hash
rechauffe
stew
ragout
fricassee
mince
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ pottage
pottage
potage
broth
soup
consomme
puree
spoonmeat
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ pie
pie
pasty
volauvent
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ pudding
pudding
omelet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ pastry
pastry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sweets
sweets
&c. 296
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ kickshaws
kickshaws
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ condiment
condiment
&c. 393
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ alligator pear
alligator pear
apple
&c. apple slump
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ artichoke
artichoke
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ ashcake
ashcake
griddlecake
pancake
flapjack
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ atole
atole
avocado
banana
beche de mer
barbecue
beefsteak
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ beet root
beet root
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ blackberry
blackberry
blancmange
bloater
bouilli
bouillon
breadfruit
chop suey
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ chowder
chowder
chupatty
clam
compote
damper
fish
frumenty
grapes
hasty pudding
ice cream
lettuce
mango
mangosteen
mince pie
oatmeal
oyster
pineapple
porridge
porterhouse steak
salmis
sauerkraut
sea slug
sturgeon
=>(Albany beef)
succotash
=>(U.S.)
supawn
=>(U.S.)
trepang
vanilla
waffle
walnut
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ table
table
cuisine
bill of fare
menu
table d'hote
ordinary
entree
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ meal
meal
repast
feed
spread
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ mess
mess
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ dish
dish
plate
course
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ regale
regale
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ regalement
regalement
refreshment
entertainment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ refection
refection
collation
picnic
feast
banquet
junket
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ breakfast
breakfast
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ lunch
lunch
luncheon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ dejeuner
dejeuner
bever
tiffin
dinner
supper
snack
whet
bait
dessert
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ potluck
potluck
table d'hote
dejeuner a la fourchette
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ hearty meal
hearty meal
square meal
substantial meal
full meal
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ blowout
blowout
???>*
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ light refreshment
light refreshment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ bara
bara
chotahazri
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ bara khana
bara khana
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ mouthful
mouthful
bolus
gobbet
morsel
sop
sippet
GRP: \\ N \\ 11
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ drink
drink
beverage
liquor
broth
soup
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ potion
potion
dram
draught
drench
swill
???>*
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ nip
nip
sip
sup
gulp
GRP: \\ N \\ 12
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ wine
wine
spirits
liqueur
beer
ale
malt liquor
Sir John Barlycorn
stingo
heavy wet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ grog
grog
toddy
flip
purl
punch
negus
cup
bishop
wassail
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ gin
gin
&c.(intoxicating liquor) 959
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ coffee
coffee
chocolate
cocoa
tea
the cup that cheers but not inebriates
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ bock beer
bock beer
lager beer
Pilsener beer
schenck beer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ Brazil tea
Brazil tea
cider
claret
ice water
mate' mint julep
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ N \\ 13
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ eating house
eating house
&c. 189
PARAG:Food->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ eat
eat
feed
fare
devour
swallow
take
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gulp
gulp
bolt
snap
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fall to
fall to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ despatch
despatch
dispatch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ discuss
discuss
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take down
take down
get down
gulp down
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lay in
lay in
tuck in
???>*
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lick
lick
pick
peck
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gormandize
gormandize
&c. 957
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bite
bite
champ
munch
cranch
craunch
crunch
chew
masticate
nibble
gnaw
mumble
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ live on
live on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ feed upon
feed upon
batten upon
fatten upon
feast upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ browse
browse
graze
crop
regale
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ carouse
carouse
&c.(make merry) 840
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ eat heartily
eat heartily
do justice to
play a good knife and fork
banquet
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ break bread
break bread
break one's fast
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ breakfast
breakfast
lunch
dine
take tea
sup
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ drink in
drink in
drink up
drink one's fill
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ quaff
quaff
sip
sup
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ suck
suck
suck up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ lap
lap
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ swig
swig
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ swill
swill
???>*
tipple
&c.(be drunken) 959
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ empty one's glass
empty one's glass
drain the cup
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ toss off
toss off
toss one's glass
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ wash down
wash down
crack a bottle
wet one's whistle
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ purvey
purvey
&c. 637
PARAG:Food->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ eatable
eatable
edible
esculent
comestible
alimentary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cereal
cereal
cibarious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dietetic
dietetic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ culinary
culinary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ nutritive
nutritive
nutritious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ gastric
gastric
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ succulent
succulent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ potable
potable
potulent|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bibulous
bibulous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ omnivorous
omnivorous
carnivorous
herbivorous
granivorous
graminivorous
phytivorous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ ichthyivorous
ichthyivorous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ omophagic
omophagic
omophagous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ pantophagous
pantophagous
phytophagous
xylophagous

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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