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soup kitchen

n.
A place where food is offered free or at very low cost to the needy.
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soup kitchen

n
1. (Social Welfare) a place or mobile stall where food and drink, esp soup, is served to destitute people
2. (Military) military a mobile kitchen
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soup′ kitch`en


n.
a place where food, usu. soup, is served at little or no charge to the needy.
[1830–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.soup kitchen - a place where food is dispensed to the needysoup kitchen - a place where food is dispensed to the needy
charity - an institution set up to provide help to the needy
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Translations
soupe populaire
soppkök

soup kitchen

nmensa dei poveri
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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