- Fast food is defined as cuisine prepared by restaurants that cater more towards speed and low prices than quality or nutritional value.
An example of fast food is a McDonald's cheeseburger.
fast-food definition by Webster's New World
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designating a type of restaurant that offers low-cost food that is cooked and served quickly
fast-food definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Inexpensive food, such as hamburgers and fried chicken, prepared and served quickly.
- fastˈ-foodˈ adjective