fast-food

adjective \ ˈfas(t)-ˌfüd \

Definition of fast-food

1 : of, relating to, or specializing in food that can be prepared and served quickly
  • a fast-food restaurant
2 : designed for ready availability, use, or consumption and with little consideration given to quality or significance
  • fast-food TV programming

fast food

noun

First Known Use of fast-food

1951

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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FAST-FOOD Defined for Kids

fast food

noun \ ˈfast-ˌfüd \

Definition of fast food for Students

: food that is prepared and served quickly

fast-food

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