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comfort food

[ kuhm-fert food ]
/ ˈkʌm fərt ˌfud /
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noun
simple, home-style food that brings comforting thoughts of home or childhood.
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Origin of comfort food

First recorded in 1955–60
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comfort food

noun
food that is enjoyable to eat and makes the eater feel better emotionally
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