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feed·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eating, feedingnoun

    the act of consuming food

  2. feeding, alimentationnoun

    the act of supplying food and nourishment

Wiktionary

  1. feedingnoun

    The activity of feeding an animal.

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

  2. feedingnoun

    An instance of feeding of an animal.

    There are three feedings a day.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Feeding

    of Feed

  2. Feedingnoun

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

  3. Feedingnoun

    that which is eaten; food

  4. Feedingnoun

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

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

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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. Corey Kispert:

    We’ve talked a lot about kind of feeding off each other and make sure we get each other going on the floor, drew’s put in the time and he’s an ultra, ultra talented player.

  2. Jennifer Shu:

    The mental health component might make parents a little more understanding rather than force-feeding your kids.

  3. Colleen Wilson:

    Having developed relationships and trust with these beautiful animals over the years, I feel so blessed that I was able to get all of these amazing photos with animals, sometimes cleaning up poo and feeding an animal can lead to intimate moments that Christine was able to capture so perfectly.

  4. Andrea Dworkin:

    The will to domination is a ravenous beast. There are never enough warm bodies to satiate its monstrous hunger. Once alive, this beast grows and grows, feeding on all the life around it, scouring the earth to find new sources of nourishment. This beast lives in each man who battens on female servitude.

  5. Jessica Martucci:

    We're not making any statements against the recommendation of breast-feeding overall, but are instead suggesting that the language of 'the natural' in breast-feeding promotion is slippery and potentially harmful to other public health goals, like vaccination.

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