buy food

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: food - purchase prepared food to be eaten at home
buy, purchase - obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction; "The family purchased a new car"; "The conglomerate acquired a new company"; "She buys for the big department store"
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When we were coming to you we had no boat to cross the sea in and no money to buy food to eat on our journey.
I think that six broad pennies will buy food enow for a dozen men," said the Tanner.
He will sell it to the jeweller, and buy food and firewood, and finish his play.
It was no use to think of drowning herself--she could not do it, at least while she had money left to buy food and strength to journey on.
No fault, my fair lord, but a virtue: for how many rich ransoms have you won, and yet have scattered the crowns among page and archer and varlet, until in a week you had not as much as would buy food and forage.
while he was driving his motorcycle to buy food in Sta.
ALMOST one in four parents are skipping meals because they cannot afford to buy food, revealing shocking levels of "hidden hunger", according to a new report.
They said their children go to schools without having breakfasts as they cannot afford to buy food from restaurants.
So she made her Communion with Dunboyne Junior Primary School on Saturday and on Sunday we went to Blanchardstown to buy food.
Venezuelans have been desperate to cross into Colombia to buy food and medicine as shortages worsen in their economically struggling country.
Contract notice: Buy food from October to December , 2016.
Zubair, Food Awareness Officer at the department, said hypermarkets are the prime location for shoppers to buy food products during Ramadan.