comfort eating Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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comfort eatingnoun [U]

uk   us  
eating because you are ​feelingworried or ​upset and not because you are ​hungry
verb [I] uk   us  
(Definition of comfort eating from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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