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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. Red Cross spokeswoman Julie Stolting:

    But we're feeding them, we're sheltering them, we're providing health services.

  2. Quincy Krosby:

    The slowdown in China feeding into a slowdown in Asia, and the question becomes how much of that is feeding into the U.S.?

  3. Tom Lopez:

    We're in the business of feeding all American families, and that's where consumers are going.

  4. Julie Ojango:

    A cross-breed can eat feed with high dry matter, and farmers know they can get more out of a cross in terms of milk or meat with the right feeding.

  5. Pauline Jones:

    I'm hoping he (Nigel Farage) doesn't come to me because it's lies, they're just feeding the 'simple people', the working class people, lies, that it's going to be better.

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