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.
Consumers can buy food items ranging from caviar to beef to buffalo jerky, as well as jams, sauces, syrups and snacks.
Japan on Wednesday committed up to 836 million yen in grants to Laos to fund a student exchange program, build new facilities at a national university and buy food.
But since the end of 1996, the UN has allowed Iraq to sell limited quantities of crude oil to buy food and medicines.
The groups, including the Catholic-inspired Save Our Farm and Save Our Wheat movement, have agreed not to eat or buy food imported from the United States nor to eat at Kentucky Fried Chicken, McDonald's, Wendy's or Pizza Hut restaurants.
58 percent ate less than they should have to stay healthy because they did not have enough money to buy food in the last year.
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has launched a Ramadan Appeal for US$ 27 million to enable Palestine refugees trapped in Syria to be able to buy food in Ramadan.