Feed

  • 1 Feed — Feed, n. 1. That which is eaten; esp., food for beasts; fodder; pasture; hay; grain, ground or whole; as, the best feed for sheep. [1913 Webster] 2. A grazing or pasture ground. Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. An allowance of provender given to a horse,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Feed — may refer to:* As a verb, to feed means to give food to, or to eat food. See feeding. * Feed as a noun often refers to animal feed, food given to or meant for livestock (see also fodder )Inserting one thing into another: * Card feed * Paper… …

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  • 3 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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 feed — vb Feed, nourish, pasture, graze are comparable when they mean to provide the food that one needs or desires. Feed is the comprehensive term applicable not only to persons and animals but also to plants and, by extension, to whatever consumes… …

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  • 5 feed — [fēd] vt. fed, feeding [ME feden < OE fedan < base of foda, FOOD] 1. to give food to; provide food for 2. a) to provide as food [to feed oats to horses] b) to serve as food for …

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  • 6 Feed — Feed, v. i. 1. To take food; to eat. [1913 Webster] Her kid . . . which I afterwards killed because it would not feed. De Foe. [1913 Webster] 2. To subject by eating; to satisfy the appetite; to feed one s self (upon something); to prey; with on… …

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  • 7 Feed — (englisch feed „Einspeisung“, „Zufuhr“) oder Newsfeed wird im Deutschen als jargon sprachliche Bezeichnung verwendet für elektronische Nachrichten aus dem Internet, die kostenlos abonniert und automatisch in einen Feedreader oder auch in den …

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  • 8 feed up — ˌfeed ˈup [intransitive/transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they feed up he/she/it feeds up present participle feeding up past tense …

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  • 9 feed — fēd vb, fed fed; feed·ing vt 1 a) to give food to b) to give as food 2) to produce or provide food for vi to consume food: EAT feed n …

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  • 10 Feed — [fi:d], der; s, s [engl. feed, eigtl. = Versorgung, Einspeisung] (Jargon): elektronische Nachricht aus dem Internet, die kostenlos abonniert u. in ein E Mail Programm o. Ä. eingespeist werden kann …

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  • 11 feed — feed; un·feed; …

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  • 12 feed — [n] food animal food, barley, corn, fodder, forage, grain, grass, grub, hay, meal, pasturage, provender, provisions, silage, straw, vittles; concepts 457,460,461 feed [v] give nourishment; augment banquet, bolster, cater, cram, deliver, dine,… …

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  • 13 feed — ► VERB (past and past part. fed) 1) give food to. 2) provide an adequate supply of food for. 3) eat. 4) (feed on/off) derive regular nourishment from (a particular substance). 5) supply with material, power, water, etc. 6) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 feed|er — «FEE duhr», noun. 1. a person or thing that feeds: »a heavy feeder. 2. a person or device that supplies food to a person or animal. 3. a thing that supplies something else with material: »These brooks are feeders of the big river. That branch… …

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  • 15 Feed — Feed. См. Подача. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 16 feed — index maintain (sustain), nurture, provide (supply), supply, support (assist) Burton s Legal Thesauru …

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  • 17 Feed — Feed, del inglés alimentar, es la forma de denominar a los enlaces de tipo RSS o Atom, que usando formatos como XML o RDF permiten a los agregadores recoger los titulares de las noticias o historias publicadas en los weblogs o bitácoras y cada… …

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  • 18 feed on — [v] consume devour, eat, exist on, fare, feast, graze, have a bite*, ingest, live on*, meal, munch, nibble, nurture, partake, pasture*, peck*, pig out*, prey on, scarf*, snack, sponge, subsist, take, take nourishment; concept 169 …

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  • 19 Feed — [fi:d ], der oder das; s, s <englisch> (Jargon elektronische Nachricht aus dem Internet, die kostenlos abonniert und in ein E Mail Programm o. Ä. eingespeist werden kann) …

    Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • 20 feed — feedable, adj. /feed/, v., fed, feeding, n. v.t. 1. to give food to; supply with nourishment: to feed a child. 2. to yield or serve as food for: This land has fed 10 generations. 3. to provide as food. 4. to furnish for consumption. 5. to… …

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