soup kitchen Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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soup kitchennoun [C]

 /ˈsup ˌkɪtʃ·ən/
a place where free food is given to people with no money or no homes
Translations of “soup kitchen”
in Chinese (Traditional) (爲窮人或流浪者而設的)施食處,施粥所…
in Chinese (Simplified) (为穷人或流浪者而设的)施食处,施粥处…
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