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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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2. 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))

3. 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))

4. web

noun. ['ˈwɛb'] the flattened weblike part of a feather consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft.

Synonyms

  • blade
  • feather
  • vane
  • plume
  • plumage

Antonyms

  • spoils system
  • merit system
  • disjoin
  • uncover

Etymology

  • webb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. web

noun. ['ˈwɛb'] an intricate trap that entangles or ensnares its victim.

Synonyms

  • spider web
  • entanglement
  • spider's web

Antonyms

  • approve
  • free
  • let go of
  • natural object

Etymology

  • webb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. web

noun. ['ˈwɛb'] an intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving.

Synonyms

  • tent
  • spider web
  • spider's web
  • webbing
  • object

Antonyms

  • outgo
  • gross
  • proximate

Etymology

  • webb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. web

noun. ['ˈwɛb'] an interconnected system of things or people.

Synonyms

  • espionage network
  • system
  • old boy network
  • network
  • support system
  • reticulum

Antonyms

  • mental
  • unbraid
  • unweave
  • untwist

Etymology

  • webb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. web

noun. ['ˈwɛb'] a fabric (especially a fabric in the process of being woven).

Synonyms

  • textile
  • fabric
  • material

Antonyms

  • conductor
  • incorporeal
  • unbodied
  • immateriality

Etymology

  • webb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. web

noun. ['ˈwɛb'] membrane connecting the toes of some aquatic birds and mammals.

Synonyms

  • tissue layer
  • webfoot

Antonyms

  • dress down
  • undercharge
  • dirty

Etymology

  • webb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. web

noun. ['ˈwɛb'] computer network consisting of a collection of internet sites that offer text and graphics and sound and animation resources through the hypertext transfer protocol.

Synonyms

  • computer network
  • World Wide Web

Antonyms

  • insubstantial
  • immaterial
  • insubstantiality

Etymology

  • webb (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word food-web


1. Noun Phrase
Without the grasshopper to supply the energy needed for these secondary consumers, the entire food web that the grasshopper is a part of would collapse due to its important role.

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