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[しょく()]
shoku
noun

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[しょく()]
shoku

English Meaning(s) for 食

noun
  1. meal; (one's) diet; food; foodstuff; foodstuffs
  2. eclipse (solar, lunar, etc.)

Definition and Synonyms for 食

Feeding the act of consuming food
Synonyms: はむ, 喫飯, 摂食, , 食う
Morsel a small amount of solid food
Synonyms: 一口, 一飲み, 含み, 含む,
Morsel a mouthful
Synonyms: 一口, 一飲み, 含み, 含む,

Meanings for each kanji in 食

eat; food Kanji Details »

Categories 食 is a member of

Intake the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
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Taste a small amount eaten or drunk
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 食

Sample Sentences for 食

The doctor ordered her to go on a strict diet.
Food that is sold at convenience stores
He furnished food to the hungry.
That restaurant prepares two thousand meals every day.
Every rose has its thorn.

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