Origin of junk food
OTHER WORDS FROM junk foodjunk-food, adjective
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How to use junk food in a sentence
If you want to be in the best shape of your life, you probably won’t be free to eat a lot of junk food.
He started swapping in celery and apples for junk food, salads slathered in ranch for lunch, flavored water for soda.For Years, JaMarcus Crews Tried to Get a New Kidney, but Corporate Healthcare Stood in the Way|by Lizzie Presser|December 15, 2020|ProPublica
In a cartoonish family drama about a dog suiting up and helping protagonist Josh Framm’s junior high school football team turn its program around, it’s perhaps unsurprising that Fanelli’s only flaw appears to be an unhealthy love of junk food.
In fact, if you’re between the ages of 10 and 19, eating too much junk food can harm your body and your brain.
Together, these all can combine to make junk food both hard to resist and extra bad for teen health.
And there is definitely something to finding solace in food, familiarity, and memory.
Finding a smuggler in Ventimiglia is easier than finding good food.
Talking about death is never easy, but with food, comfort, and familiarity, a new kind of dinner party is making it easier.
And if people find themselves dissatisfied with how often they turn to fast food, Bacon says to try things like batch cooking.
Instead of just cutting out whole food groups, Bacon says people should pay attention to how food makes them feel.
And I have not had the first morsel of food prepared from this grain offered me since I reached the shores of Europe.
The general commanded a halt, and ordered the men to refresh and strengthen themselves by food and drink.
It was he who first said, If thine enemy hunger give him food, if he thirst give him drink.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
These officers are bound to maintayne themselves and families with food and rayment by their owne and their servant's industrie.
I suspect, from the evident care taken of it, that its product is considerably relied on for food.
British Dictionary definitions for junk food
Other Idioms and Phrases with junk food
Prepackaged snack food that is high in calories but low in nutritional value; also, anything attractive but negligible in value. For example, Nell loves potato chips and other junk food, or When I'm sick in bed I often resort to TV soap operas and similar junk food. [c. 1970]