food stamp

noun

Definition of food stamp

  1. :  a government-issued coupon that is sold at little cost or given to low-income persons and is redeemable for food

1939

First Known Use of food stamp

1939


FOOD STAMP Defined for English Language Learners

food stamp

noun

Definition of food stamp for English Language Learners

  • : a small document that is given by the government to poor people and that can be used to buy food

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