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soup kitchen

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Sociology
soup kitchenˈsoup ˌkitchen noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 SSPEa place where people with no money and no homes can get free food
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soup kitchenIt's like a queue for a soup kitchen.Or, George Bush visiting a soup kitchen and maybe Jeane Kirkpatrick at a boxing match.The evening programme is aimed at teenagers and features a live band and soup kitchen.On every street corner a newspaper billboard proclaimed it, in every soup kitchen queue people discussed it.We could not have created this soup kitchen without busting the unions.
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