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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of consuming food; The act of supplying food and nourishment.

Usage examples (36)
  • Spoon-feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.
  • Verb (used with object) : to feed a child. ,This land has fed 10 generations. ,Poetry feeds the imagination. ,to feed paper into a photocopier....
  • Verb (used without object) : cows feeding in a meadow; to feed well. ,to feed on grass; to feed on thoughts of revenge
  • Officials bewailed what they called the feeding of false information to certain quarters, which are now questioning the NIA project. for more
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