health food


health food

noun

: a food that is believed to be good for your health : a food that has no artificial ingredients

Full Definition of HEALTH FOOD

:  a food promoted as highly conducive to health

Examples of HEALTH FOOD

  1. He eats only health food.
  2. She shops at the health-food store.
  3. The restaurant offers a variety of health foods.

First Known Use of HEALTH FOOD

1882

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