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food coma

noun

a state of uncomfortableness and drowsiness caused by overeating, esp. of unhealthful food

Examples

A food coma is often brought on by too much starchy intake.

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food coma

noun phrase

A state of uncomfortableness and drowsiness caused by overeating, esp of unhealthful food: Most of us go into a food coma after Thanksgiving dinner


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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