soul food

noun

Definition of soul food

  1. :  food (such as chitterlings, ham hocks, and collard greens) traditionally eaten by southern black Americans

1964

First Known Use of soul food

1964


SOUL FOOD Defined for English Language Learners

soul food

noun

Definition of soul food for English Language Learners

  • : the type of food traditionally eaten by African-Americans in the southern U.S.


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