Synonyms of food in English:

food


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noun

1‘he went three days without food’

SYNONYMS
nourishment, sustenance, nutriment, subsistence, fare, bread, daily bread
cooking, baking, cuisine
foodstuffs, edibles, refreshments, meals, provisions, rations, stores, supplies
solids
Scottish vivers
informal eats, eatables, nosh, grub, chow, nibbles
British informal scoff, tuck
North American informal chuck
archaic victuals, vittles, viands, commons, meat
rare comestibles, provender, aliment, commissariat, viaticum

2‘food for the cattle and horses’

SYNONYMS
fodder, feed, forage, herbage, pasturage, silage
rare comestibles, provender

Phrases

    food for thought


    SYNONYMS
    mental stimulation, mental nourishment, something to think about, something to be seriously considered