What does feeding mean?

Definitions for feeding
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eating, feeding(noun)

    the act of consuming food

  2. feeding, alimentation(noun)

    the act of supplying food and nourishment

Wiktionary

  1. feeding(Noun)

    The activity of feeding an animal.

    Feeding the seals is one of the zookeeper's most visible chores.

  2. feeding(Noun)

    An instance of feeding of an animal.

    There are three feedings a day.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Feeding

    of Feed

  2. Feeding(noun)

    the act of eating, or of supplying with food; the process of fattening

  3. Feeding(noun)

    that which is eaten; food

  4. Feeding(noun)

    that which furnishes or affords food, especially for animals; pasture land

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'feeding' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4386

How to pronounce feeding?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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How to say feeding in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of feeding in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of feeding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of feeding in a Sentence

  1. Joe Norman:

    Its always exciting to welcome a newborn and Tiana is proving to be a fantastic mother and is very attentive towards her baby, holding it close and grooming it, we will be keeping an eye on the pair over the coming weeks but the infant appears strong and healthy and has been seen feeding well.

  2. Michael Daniel:

    Its primary utility would be in developing potential targets for approach by intelligence operatives or feeding artificial intelligence [and] machine learning tools.

  3. Jessica Colletti:

    My friend struggled with breast-feeding in the beginning and succeeded for nine months, she was always very happy that her son had the nutrition and comfort he needed while she was working. Being able to breast-feed her little boy has created a special bond between us all— a bond I will always cherish. The photo was posted on Facebook on the Mama Bean Parenting blog’s page. Colletti’s son, who is 16 months old, is pictured on the right, while Mateo, who is 18 months old, is on the left. When asked whether she was concerned about how Mateo would react to seeing this photo when he gets older, Interrante said she didn’t think so.

  4. Elizabeth Beneloga:

    The whale sharks in Oslob have been in our waters since time immemorial, the fishermen feed the whale sharks only to attract them to the water's surface -- it's a small amount of krill, and the feeding stops in the afternoon.

  5. Oscar Auliq-Ice:

    Feeding yourself lies or half-truths will lead to the forming of a reality that doesn’t actually exist past the confines of your psyche.

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