convenience food

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convenience food

n.
A prepackaged food that can be prepared quickly and easily.

convenience food

n
(Cookery) food that needs little preparation, esp food that has been pre-prepared and preserved for long-term storage

conven′ience food`


n.
any packaged food, as frozen food or instant cereal, that can be prepared quickly and easily.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.convenience food - any packaged dish or food that can be prepared quickly and easily as by thawing or heating
solid food, food - any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment; "food and drink"
TV dinner - a meal that is prepared in advance and frozen; can be heated and served
ready-mix - a commercial preparation containing most of the ingredients for a dish
delicatessen, delicatessen food - ready-to-eat food products
takeaway, takeout, takeout food - prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises; "in England they call takeout food `takeaway'"
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