food bowl



food bowl (plural food bowls)

  1. A bowl that is used to serve food, especially to pets.
    • 2006, Patty Dobbs Gross, The Golden Bridge: Selecting and Training Assistance Dogs for Children with Social, Emotional, and Educational Challenges:
      If your puppy guards his food bowl, you can help to discourage this unfortunate tendency by playing the following training game.
  2. A region that has the conditions required to produce a large amount of food; a breadbasket.