Food vs. Cuisine

Food vs. Cuisine — Is There a Difference?
ADVERTISEMENT

Difference Between Food and Cuisine

Foodnoun

Material, especially carbohydrates, fats, and proteins, that an organism uses for energy, growth, and maintaining the processes of life. Plants, algae, and some bacteria make their own food through photosynthesis, while animals and most other organisms obtain food by consuming other organisms or organic matter.

Cuisinenoun

A characteristic manner or style of preparing food

Spanish cuisine.

Foodnoun

A specified kind of nourishment

breakfast food.plant food.

Cuisinenoun

Food; fare.

Foodnoun

Nourishment eaten in solid form

food and drink.

Cuisinenoun

A characteristic style of preparing food, often associated with a place of origin.

French cuisine is considered to be one of the world's most refined and elegant styles of cooking.The restaurant is noted for its excellent cuisine.
ADVERTISEMENT

Foodnoun

Something that nourishes or sustains in a way suggestive of physical nourishment

food for thought.

Cuisinenoun

A kitchen or cooking department.

Foodnoun

(uncountable) Any solid substance that can be consumed by living organisms, especially by eating, in order to sustain life.

The innkeeper brought them food and drink.

Cuisinenoun

the practice or manner of preparing food or the food so prepared

Foodnoun

(countable) A foodstuff.

Foodnoun

Anything that nourishes or sustains.

The man's inspiring speech gave us food for thought.Mozart and Bach are food for my soul.
ADVERTISEMENT

Foodnoun

any substance that can be metabolized by an organism to give energy and build tissue

Foodnoun

any solid substance (as opposed to liquid) that is used as a source of nourishment;

food and drink

Foodnoun

anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking