food court

noun

Definition of food court

  1. :  an area within a building (such as a shopping mall) set apart for food concessions

1979

First Known Use of food court

1979


FOOD COURT Defined for English Language Learners

food court

noun

Definition of food court for English Language Learners

  • : an area within a building (such as a shopping mall) where there are many small restaurants that share a large area of tables for their customers


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