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1. additive

noun. ['ˈædɪtɪv'] something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine.

Synonyms

  • artificial additive
  • addition
  • improver
  • add-on
  • food additive

Antonyms

  • unsupportive
  • unhelpful
  • subtraction
  • decrease

Etymology

  • additivus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Food Additive

Example sentences of the word food-additive


1. Noun Phrase
It is also used to dilute other food additives.

2. Noun Phrase
It's an ideal food additive because you won't even notice it's there.

3. Noun Phrase
Lecithin is listed as a gluten-free food additive on the UCCDC site as well.

4. Noun Phrase
Although food additives are generally thought of as harmful, not all added substances are dangerous.

2. additive

adjective. ['ˈædɪtɪv'] designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree.

Synonyms

  • bilinear

Antonyms

  • scheduled
  • achromatic color

Etymology

  • additivus (Latin)

3. additive

adjective. ['ˈædɪtɪv'] characterized or produced by addition.

Synonyms

  • addable
  • incremental
  • accumulative
  • intercalary
  • cumulative
  • extra
  • summational
  • complementary
  • summative
  • complemental
  • supplemental
  • completing
  • additional
  • addible

Antonyms

  • primary
  • unacquisitive
  • necessary
  • natural object

Etymology

  • additivus (Latin)

4. pet-food

noun. food prepared for animal pets.

Synonyms

  • pet food
  • petfood
  • provender
  • dog food
  • feed

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb

5. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue.

Synonyms

  • soul food
  • micronutrient
  • comfort food
  • manna
  • comestible
  • beverage
  • provisions
  • chyme
  • feed
  • alimentation
  • fare
  • water
  • vitellus
  • aliment
  • commissariat
  • miraculous food
  • yolk
  • manna from heaven
  • nutrient
  • medium
  • pabulum
  • drinkable
  • solid food
  • provender
  • potable
  • sustenance
  • substance
  • drink
  • victuals
  • viands
  • victual
  • edible
  • eatable
  • nutrition
  • food product
  • foodstuff
  • nutriment
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • tough
  • indigestible
  • inedible
  • breastfeed

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment.

Synonyms

  • junk food
  • fresh foods
  • baked goods
  • coconut meat
  • pasta
  • slop
  • breakfast food
  • loaf
  • leftovers
  • nutrient
  • dika bread
  • meat
  • green groceries
  • fish
  • yogurt
  • solid food
  • convenience food
  • solid
  • butter
  • green goods
  • health food
  • chocolate
  • yoghourt
  • cheese
  • seafood
  • produce
  • yoghurt
  • alimentary paste
  • coconut
  • fresh food

Antonyms

  • deprive
  • soft water
  • fresh water
  • hard water

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. food

noun. ['ˈfuːd'] anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking.

Synonyms

  • pabulum
  • mental object
  • intellectual nourishment
  • cognitive content
  • food for thought

Antonyms

  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb
  • abstain

Etymology

  • fode (Middle English (1100-1500))
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