Found 3 items, similar to fed.
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n : food for domestic livestock [syn: provender
v 1: provide as food; “Feed the guests the nuts”
2: give food to; “Feed the starving children in India”
give the child this tough meat”
] [ant: starve
3: feed into; supply; “Her success feeds her vanity”
4: introduce continuously; “feed carrots into a food processor”
[syn: feed in
5: support or promote; “His admiration fed her vanity”
6: take in food; used of animals only; “This dog doesn't eat
certain kinds of meat”
; “What do whales eat?”
7: serve as food for; be the food for; “This dish feeds six”
8: move along, of liquids; “Water flowed into the cave”
Missouri feeds into the Mississippi”
9: profit from in an exploitatory manner; “He feeds on her
10: gratify; “feed one's eyes on a gorgeous view”
11: provide with fertilizers or add nutrients to; “We should
fertilize soil if we want to grow healthy plants”
English → English
imp. & p. p. of Feed
(f[=e]d), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fed
(f[e^]d); p. pr.
& vb. n. Feeding
.] [AS. f[=e]dan, fr. f[=o]da food; akin to
OS. f[=o]dian, OFries. f[=e]da, f[=o]da, D. voeden, OHG.
fuottan, Icel. f[ae][eth]a, Sw. f["o]da, Dan. f["o]de.
[root]75. See Food
1. To give food to; to supply with nourishment; to satisfy
the physical huger of.
If thine enemy hunger, feed him. --Rom. xii.
Unreasonable creatures feed their young. --Shak.
2. To satisfy; gratify or minister to, as any sense, talent,
taste, or desire.
I will feed fat the ancient grudge I bear him.
Feeding him with the hope of liberty. --Knolles.
3. To fill the wants of; to supply with that which is used or
wasted; as, springs feed ponds; the hopper feeds the mill;
to feed a furnace with coal.
4. To nourish, in a general sense; to foster, strengthen,
develop, and guard.
Thou shalt feed my people Israel. --2 Sam. v. 2.
Mightiest powers by deepest calms are fed. --B.
5. To graze; to cause to be cropped by feeding, as herbage by
cattle; as, if grain is too forward in autumn, feed it
Once in three years feed your mowing lands.
6. To give for food, especially to animals; to furnish for
consumption; as, to feed out turnips to the cows; to feed
water to a steam boiler.
(a) To supply (the material to be operated upon) to a
machine; as, to feed paper to a printing press.
(b) To produce progressive operation upon or with (as in
wood and metal working machines, so that the work
moves to the cutting tool, or the tool to the work).