Translation of "food" - English-Spanish dictionary

food

noun uk /fuːd/

A1 something that people and animals eat to keep them alive

alimentos, comida
There was no food in the fridge.
baby food
dog food
You should eat healthy foods, like fruit and vegetables.

(Translation of “food” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

food

noun /fuːd/

what living things eat

comida, alimento
Chinese/Indian/French food
Horses and cows eat different food from dogs.
food stall noun

a stall at which food can be bought.

tienda de comestibles
food chain noun

(biology) a series of living things in which each organism is the food of the next member above it in the chain.

cadena alimenticia, cadena alimentaria, cadena de alimentación

the chain of processes by which food is grown, sold, and consumed.

cadena alimenticia, cadena alimentaria, cadena de alimentación

(informal) the hierarchy in an organization or group

cadena alimenticia, cadena alimentaria, cadena de alimentación
the corporate food chain.
food processor noun

an electric machine that mixes, chops etc food.

robot de cocina
foodstuff noun

a material used for food

alimentos, productos alimenticios
frozen foodstuffs.
food web noun

a network of interdependent food chains.

cadena alimenticia, cadena alimentària

(Translation of “food” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)