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fast food

n.
Inexpensive food, such as hamburgers and fried chicken, prepared and served quickly.

fast′-food′ adj.

fast food

n
(Cookery) food that requires little preparation before being served
adj
(Cookery) (of a restaurant, café, etc) serving such food
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fast food - inexpensive food (hamburgers or chicken or milkshakes) prepared and served quicklyfast food - inexpensive food (hamburgers or chicken or milkshakes) prepared and served quickly
aliment, alimentation, nourishment, nutriment, sustenance, victuals, nutrition - a source of materials to nourish the body
Translations
طَعام سَريع
rychlé občerstvení
comida rápida
pikaruoka
gyorsételgyorsételek
fast-food
hitro pripravljena hrana
snabbmat

fast food

nFast Food nt, → Fastfood nt; he lives mainly on fast fooder ernährt sich hauptsächlich von Fast Food or von Schnellgerichten

fast food

nfast food m inv

fast1

(faːst) adjective
1. quick-moving. a fast car.
2. quick. a fast worker.
3. (of a clock, watch etc) showing a time in advance of the correct time. My watch is five minutes fast.
adverb
quickly. She speaks so fast I can't understand her.
ˈfastness noun
fast food(s)
food that can be quickly prepared, eg hamburgers etc.
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Fast Food Nation (ISBN 0-395-97789-4) is published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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According to Schlosser, an investigative journalist with Rolling Stone and The Atlantic, our nation's half-century romance with fast food has resulted in an unhealthy diet, unjust labor practices, urban sprawl, and unsafe food.
It also includes the drivers, restraints and opportunities (DROs), Porter's five forces analysis and value chain of the fast food market.
Greggs the bakers generated almost a fifth of the fast food litter, followed by Kentucky Fried Chicken, Subway and a number of coffee brands.
They join a handful of salads, baked potatoes, grilled chicken sandwiches, and selected subs on the short list of fast food that's not half bad.
This comprehensive report examines consumers of the Top 10 Fast Food brands in South Africa: Profile of the Top 10 South African Fast Food brands; Global and regional Fast Food trends; Consumption and brand trends (2007-2011); Amount spent at last Fast Food outlet visited (2007-2011); Geo-demographics trends among Fast Food consumers (2007-2011); Detailed geo-demographic profile and brand penetration analysis; Cellphone and Internet usage; Lifestyle and media consumption (2011).
com/prnh/20130307/600769 Fast food refers to food that can be prepared and served in shortest time.
Fast food was found to be more energy dense than food from a table service restaurant.
These restaurants typically have a self-service format, $6-$9 entree averages and more sophisticated decor and food ingredients than fast food.