• synonyms

clean eating

[ kleen ee-ting ]
/ ˈklin ˈi tɪŋ /


the dietary practice of reducing one’s consumption of processed and refined foods in favor of whole foods, as a means to promote or sustain good health: The recipe for this fresh, organic salsa is in her book about clean eating.


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Nearby words

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Origin of clean eating

First recorded in 2005–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019