comfort food

noun

Definition of comfort food

  1. :  food prepared in a traditional style having a usually nostalgic or sentimental appeal

Examples of comfort food in a sentence

  1. Pot roast and fried chicken are my favorite comfort foods.

  2. a restaurant that serves comfort food

1970

First Known Use of comfort food

1970


COMFORT FOOD Defined for English Language Learners

comfort food

noun

Definition of comfort food for English Language Learners

  • : food that is satisfying because it is prepared in a simple or traditional way and reminds you of home, family, or friends

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