play with one's food

Definition of play with one's food

  1. :  to move one's food around on the plate or handle it with one's fingers without eating it

Word by Word Definitions

playplay
  1. :  swordplay

    :  game, sport

    :  the conduct, course, or action of a game

  1. :  to engage in sport or recreation :  frolic

    :  to have sexual relations

    :  to move aimlessly about :  trifle

foodplay
  1. :  material consisting essentially of protein, carbohydrate, and fat used in the body of an organism to sustain growth, repair, and vital processes and to furnish energy

    :  such food together with supplementary substances (such as minerals, vitamins, and condiments)

    :  inorganic substances absorbed by plants in gaseous form or in water solution


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