comfort food Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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comfort foodnoun [C or U]

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the ​type of ​food that ​peopleeat when they are ​sad or ​worried, often ​sweetfood or ​food that ​peopleate as ​children
(Definition of comfort food from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “comfort food”
in Chinese (Simplified) (难过或焦虑时食用的)安慰食品,开心食品…
in Chinese (Traditional) (難過或焦慮時食用的)安慰食品,開心食品…
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