soup kitchen

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soup kitchen

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

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

soup′ kitch`en


n.
a place where food, usu. soup, is served at little or no charge to the needy.
[1830–40]
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
Translations
soupe populaire
soppkök

soup kitchen

nmensa dei poveri
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The Co-operative's own-brand bread lines are at their lowest-ever price, as part of their mission to offer value for money locally on everyday items such as bread, milk, egg, bacon and chicken.
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Crumlin-based Brace's Bakery Ltd, which has been baking in Wales for 109 years, has seen its bread lines added to the vast catalogue of products that Castell Howell offers its varied customer base.
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