The Dictionary According to Foodies

For some of us, food is everything. The daily timetable is structured around meals, snacks and cooking; and the space in-between is planning for the same!

And did you know that when you talk to a foodie, they may be translating the words you are saying into food-speak? Words have a different meaning for the avid food fanatic, as everything relates to their tummy & their palate, so if you’re a foodie, or close to someone who is, it’s time you updated your dictionary:



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The dangers of getting too hungry

Believing you can eat this whole family size lasagne on your own. Obviously.


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Oh you mean these empty pots? Nothing to do with me…

Eating your housemate’s six pack of yogurts and promptly pretending that it never happened


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You call this medium rare?!

The place where you believe you are Gordon Ramsay


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Having the ingredients to make a five-star, 3 course dinner at home, but chucking a pizza in the oven instead.


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Don’t make me go Ross Geller…

When you leave yourself a special treat in the office fridge and it disappears


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Home is where the kitchen is

Where the words ‘comfort’ and ‘food’ come together


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Sticking your spoon into a fresh jar of peanut butter


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…unless you get some snacks to keep you going!

The effort required to sit at a desk for hours at a time without food


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What are you doing here..?

Pineapple on a pizza


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Hello food delivery? Yeah it’s me again…

The building sensation when it’s nearly time to break for lunch



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Day = ruined

When your ‘Meaty’ pizza arrives with 3 measly slices of pepperoni


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Come at me, spaghetti bolognese

Eating like an animal in the comfort of your own living room


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Oh I was going to…*mumbles*… eat that…

Being too polite to eat the last piece before the waiter clears it away


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Where new, exciting tastes are found


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If your foodie dictionary has other definitions, include them in the comments! The best suggestions will be entered for our PRIZE DRAW, so watch this space 😉

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