HyperDic: fodder

English > 3 senses of the word fodder:
NOUNperson fodder, cannon fodder, fresh fishsoldiers who are regarded as expendable in the face of artillery fire
foodfoddercoarse food (especially for livestock) composed of entire plants or the leaves and stalks of a cereal crop
VERBconsumptionfoddergive fodder (to domesticated animals)
fodder > pronunciation
Soundsfaa'der
Rhymesadder ... Zealander: 203 rhymes with der...
English > fodder: 3 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsoldiers who are regarded as expendable in the face of artillery fire.
Synonymscannon fodder, fresh fish
BroadersoldierAn enlisted ... / enlisted man or woman who serves in an army
Usage ofcolloquialismA colloquial expression
Spanishcarne de cañón
Catalancarn de canó
English > fodder: 3 senses > noun 2, food
Meaningcoarse food (especially for livestock) composed of entire plants or the leaves and stalks of a cereal crop.
Narroweralfalfaleguminous plant grown for hay or forage
broad bean, horse beanA bean plant cultivated for use animal fodder
eatage, forage, pasture, pasturage, grassbulky food like grass or hay for browsing or grazing horses or cattle
haygrass mowed and cured for use as fodder
stoverThe dried stalks and leaves of a field crop (especially corn) used as animal fodder after the grain has been harvested
Broaderfeed, provenderFood for domestic livestock
Spanishforraje, pasto, pienso, zacate
Catalanfarratge, past, pinso
Verbsfoddergive fodder (to domesticated animals)
English > fodder: 3 senses > verb 1, consumption
MeaningGive fodder (to domesticated animals) .
PatternSomebody ----s something
Broaderfeed, giveGive food to
Spanishdar pienso
Nounsfoddercoarse food (especially for livestock) composed of entire plants or the leaves and stalks of a cereal crop

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