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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any substance that can be used as food v. - Take in nourishment; Lay in provisions; Supply with food.

Usage examples (34)
  • The washing runs away with all the difference in wages, and their consumption of victual is much the same.
  • We all had a good time and there were plenty of burgers, hot dogs and every kind of victual for everyone.
  • As Mr. Delancey had never shown any interest in the matter of their board, they still continued to "victual," as Wilkins called it, at the restaurant, and sleep at the...
  • Up Physcus, up Neæthus 'side -- he lacks not victual there, for more
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