food hamper

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n food hamper a hamper for packing and transporting food
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Usage

In literature:

And meanwhile Hannah packed a hamper full of food and drink to solace the traveler on his night journey.
"Ishmael" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
And, as he was wont, he put all the food and provisions of meat and drink into the hamper, and proceeded to go with it forth.
"The Mabinogion Vol. 3 (of 3)"
The hampers on the big car were crammed with all the necessities of food and service for several meals.
"Ruth Fielding Down East" by Alice B. Emerson
I sent him to the village with a hamper of food and clothing for the poor.
"The Children's Longfellow" by Doris Hayman
Very foolishly I did not provide myself with a hamper of provisions, supposing that I would be able to get food along the way.
"The Frontier Boys in the Sierras" by Wyn Roosevelt
Stopping every few moments to listen for his step down the cleft, she gathered up a hamper of food and fled to the tree-ladder.
"Into the Primitive" by Robert Ames Bennet
Miss Comstock came after her, tugging the hamper loaded with medical supplies while Slim carried the hamper of food.
"Jane Stewardess of the Air Lines" by Ruthe S. Wheeler
Meanwhile Helen made him up a heaping plate of food from the hamper.
"I Walked in Arden" by Jack Crawford
Whenever this function is hampered in any way, there are many uncomfortable feelings associated with the digestion of food.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh
Food and dishes then were brought out from the picnic hampers.
"Dan Carter and the Haunted Castle" by Mildred A. Wirt
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In news:

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New tests could hamper food outbreak detection.
New tests may hamper food outbreak detection.
New diagnostic tests could hamper food outbreak detection.
New Tests Could Hamper Food-Borne Illness Outbreaks.
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