Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “give sb food for thought”

give sb food for thought

to make someone think seriously about somethingThinking and contemplating
(Definition of give sb food for thought from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Translations of “give sb food for thought”

Word of the Day

cruise

a journey on a large ship for pleasure, during which you visit several places

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More