Definitions for fodderˈfɒd ər
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
coarse food for livestock.
people considered as readily available and of little value:
(v.t.)to feed with or as if with fodder.
* Syn: See feed.
Origin of fodder:
bef. 1000; ME; OE fodder
cannon fodder, fodder, fresh fish(noun)
soldiers who are regarded as expendable in the face of artillery fire
coarse food (especially for livestock) composed of entire plants or the leaves and stalks of a cereal crop
give fodder (to domesticated animals)
Food for animals.
A weight by which lead and some other metals were formerly sold, in England, varying from 19 1/2 to 24 cwt (993 to 1222 kg).; a fodder.
To feed animals (with fodder).
Origin: fōdor, from fōdran (compare voer 'pasture, fodder', Futter 'feed', foder), from *fōda 'food', from pat- 'to feed'. More at food.
a weight by which lead and some other metals were formerly sold, in England, varying from 19/ to 24 cwt.; a fother
that which is fed out to cattle horses, and sheep, as hay, cornstalks, vegetables, etc
to feed, as cattle, with dry food or cut grass, etc.;to furnish with hay, straw, oats, etc
Translations for fodder
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
food for farm animals.
- voer; veevoerAfrikaans
- عَلَف ، كَلأArabic
- forragemPortuguese (BR)
- das FutterGerman
- pienso, forrajeSpanish
- خوراک دامFarsi
- पशुओं का चाराHindi
- krma (za stoku)Croatian
- makanan ternakIndonesian
- 마초, 꼴, 사료Korean
- makanan ternakMalay
- خوراک دامPersian
- دحيواناتو خورا كه (وچه)، وچ واښه، پروړ، بوس، بېدهPashto
- stočna hranaSerbian
- อาหารสัตว์ เช่น ฟางThai
- hayvan yemiTurkish
- 飼料Chinese (Trad.)
- корм, фуражUkrainian
- cỏ khô (cho súc vật ăn)Vietnamese
- 饲料Chinese (Simp.)
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