What does feeding mean?

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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

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce feeding?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Anthony Shelton:

    However, when you want to release populations of males, you do not include tetracycline, so all the female larvae that are feeding on the artificial diet will die. And then you'll just have thousands and thousands of males which you can release in the field.

  2. Prince Abdulaziz:

    Non-OPEC supply is expected to fall in 2016, only one year after the deep cuts in investment, beyond 2016, the fall in non-OPEC supply is likely to accelerate, as the cancellation and postponement of projects will start feeding into future supplies, and the impact of previous record investments on oil output starts to fade away.

  3. Stuart Bee:

    The nicest people ever, they kept feeding me.

  4. Sandy Tirtey:

    I had enough of all these processes, we’re not spending all day feeding paper work, we’re spending all day solving problems.

  5. 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.

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