WORD OF THE DAY
Frankenfood
FRANK-en-food
Part of speech: noun
Origin: American English, 1990s
1

Crops that have been genetically engineered

2

Food made from ingredients that have been genetically engineered

Examples of Frankenfood in a sentence

“You might be surprised to discover some common items at grocery stores are Frankenfoods and made from genetically modified components.”

“Her New Year’s resolution was to avoid all Frankenfoods and only eat organic items she cooked herself.”