Fed - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fed|  American pronunciation of the word fed
Brit.  |fed|  British pronunciation of the word fed
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto feed
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto feed

noun

- any federal law-enforcement officer (syn: federal)
- the central bank of the United States; incorporates 12 Federal Reserve branch banks and all national banks and state-chartered commercial banks and some trust companies (syn: frs)

Examples

We brought along pieces of old bread and fed the birds.

Dogs fed on oil or sugar become diseased.

The drinking and the guilt fed on each other.

He took the compact disc from her, then fed it into the player.

They fed erroneous information to us.

Word forms

noun
singular: fed
plural: feds
See also:  WebsterWiktionaryLongman