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1. 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))

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  • unitedbank
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  • montblanc
  • interbank
  • antitank
  • nonbank
  • leblanc
  • lablanc
  • deblanc
  • mbank
  • albank
  • swank
  • stanke
  • stank
  • stahnke
  • spank
  • shrank
  • schrank
  • prank
  • plank
  • planck
  • franke
  • frank
  • francke
  • franck
  • franc
  • flank
  • drank
  • crank

Example sentences of the word food-bank


1. Noun Phrase
Ongoing funding from a church often is used to assist in defraying administrative costs of running a food bank.

2. Noun Phrase
Therefore, some food bank directors or development (fund raising) staff members shy away from some churches.

3. Noun Phrase
You can even volunteer at Israel’s largest food bank.

2. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water).

Synonyms

  • slope
  • waterside
  • side
  • incline
  • riverbank

Antonyms

  • endomorphic
  • fat
  • mesomorphic
  • straighten

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] a financial institution that accepts deposits and channels the money into lending activities.

Synonyms

  • full service bank
  • financial organisation
  • state bank
  • commercial bank
  • acquirer
  • lead bank
  • financial institution
  • reserve bank
  • agent bank
  • financial organization
  • depository financial institution
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • Home Loan Bank
  • member bank
  • banking company
  • banking system
  • credit union
  • merchant bank
  • banking industry
  • banking concern

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem
  • Lady

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] a long ridge or pile.

Synonyms

  • sandbank
  • bluff

Antonyms

  • cash
  • nonpayment
  • credit

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. bank

verb. ['ˈbæŋk'] tip laterally.

Antonyms

  • top

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] an arrangement of similar objects in a row or in tiers.

Antonyms

  • disapproval

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bank

verb. ['ˈbæŋk'] enclose with a bank.

Synonyms

  • inclose
  • enclose
  • close in

Antonyms

  • windward
  • reverse
  • starboard
  • larboard

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. bank

noun. ['ˈbæŋk'] a building in which the business of banking transacted.

Synonyms

  • bank vault
  • bank building
  • deposit
  • vault
  • depository
  • depositary

Antonyms

  • unbelief
  • borrow
  • divide
  • multiply

Etymology

  • bank (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banke (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • banc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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