Food in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Food

(uncountable) Any solid substance that can be consumed by living organisms, especially by eating, in order to sustain life. | (countable) A foodstuff. | (uncountable, figuratively) Anything that nourishes or sustains.

Short Example Sentences for Food

  • 1. For food she had to work. 🔊
  • 2. But there is not food for all in the high mountains. 🔊
  • 3. He drew the bag of food towards him as he spoke. 🔊
  • 4. So we see that all of our food really comes from the soil. 🔊
  • 5. No grass would mean no food for cows and sheep. 🔊
  • 6. The captured men are without food and nearly starving. 🔊
  • 7. The fates smiled on us in the matter of food very shortly. 🔊
  • 8. He pushed away the food Harding offered him. 🔊
  • 9. Its food is chiefly grubs, insects, worms, and such like. 🔊
  • 10. The very ones will get the food that you have gathered it for. 🔊
  • 11. There is still a considerable uncertainty as to the food of the walrus. 🔊
  • 12. Clay had brought with him a stock of food sufficient for a week or more. 🔊
  • 13. At my suggestion he gave a few other prisoners food and money. 🔊
  • 14. Better than the food was the water which cooled his parched mouth and tongue. 🔊
  • 15. Gray, standing by the horse, took out some food and hurriedly ate it. 🔊
  • 16. Nothing else was given us for food by the Confederates at Danville. 🔊

How to use Food in Sentences?

  • 1. They advise me to strengthen myself with nourishing food in the meanwhile. 🔊
  • 2. Possibly this is due to the fact that the flesh of this lizard is relished as food by the natives. 🔊
  • 3. The food was of the best quality and there was plenty of it for all, and some to spare. 🔊
  • 4. The relief from marching and the ample leisure to cook food are redeeming features. 🔊
  • 5. Without them he could not manage to carry home the animals he kills for food and clothing. 🔊
  • 6. These people get their food by hunting in the forest and fishing in the rivers and ocean. 🔊
  • 7. You want to know what is the meaning of food for the soul; the other kind you surely understand. 🔊
  • 8. Gray had brought a little food with him, pressed upon him by the kindly old Scotsman. 🔊
  • 9. There was no occasion for me to gobble my food and rush off to talk with Lyn Rowan. 🔊
  • 10. John demanded, finally, seeing Wallie made no move to cook fresh food for them. 🔊
  • 11. The corn is brought in from the fields and stored in the barns for the winter food of the farm animals. 🔊
  • 12. Both seals and whales have powers of assimilating food and making fat that are unparalleled even by pigs. 🔊
  • 13. What should she do, what should she do, and with that motherless girl dependent on her for food and clothes and shelter? 🔊
  • 14. The food of this fox is various, but seems to consist principally of lemmings and of birds and their eggs. 🔊
  • 15. It is a daily store of all the rarest and richest articles of food money can command for the discontented palate of man. 🔊
  • 16. There was food for thought in the answer and Wallie pondered it as he got stiffly out of the saddle. 🔊
  • 17. They will be given the food for their return journey to Rolla, where they have been ordered to report. 🔊
  • 18. The house-commissary distributed the food and acted as agent representing the house in all communications with Confederate headquarters. 🔊
  • 19. Miss Eyester felt sorry for him and asserted that she could not recall when she had enjoyed food so much and eaten so heartily. 🔊