Home > Dictionary > A-Z Xitsonga - English

Dyisa - Feed

< Edit >
No rating - How accurate is the information on this page? Rate it below or send suggestions

Definition of feed
- Feed n : food for domestic livestock [syn: {provender}] v
- Provide as food; "Feed the guests the nuts"
- Give food to; "Feed the starving children in India"; "don't give the child this tough meat" [syn: {give}] [ant: {starve}]
- Feed into; supply; "Her success feeds her vanity"
- Introduce continuously; "feed carrots into a food processor" [syn: {feed in}]
- Support or promote; "His admiration fed her vanity"
- Take in food; used of animals only; "This dog doesn't eat certain kinds of meat"; "What do whales eat?" [syn: {eat}]
- Serve as food for; be the food for; "This dish feeds six"
- Move along, of liquids; "Water flowed into the cave"; "the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi" [syn: {run}, {flow}, {course}]
- Profit from in an exploitatory manner; "He feeds on her insecurity" [syn: {prey}]
- Gratify; "feed one's eyes on a gorgeous view" [syn: {feast}]
- Provide with fertilizers or add nutrients to; "We should fertilize soil if we want to grow healthy plants" [syn: {fertilize}, {fertilise}] [also: {fed}]
This item has never been edited.

Help improve quality
Main description
Email Address

Update will not reflect immediatly. We recommend you login