Feeding - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfidɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word feeding
Brit.  |ˈfiːdɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word feeding
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to feed

noun

- the act of consuming food (syn: eating)
- the act of supplying food and nourishment (syn: alimentation)

Examples

A robin feeding her young

She knows a lot about the care and feeding of horses.

The male of this species assists the female in feeding the young.

The whales migrate between their feeding ground in the north and their breeding ground in the Caribbean.

the cost of feeding and clothing your children

a female bird feeding her fledglings

A hummer was feeding at the flowers.

You'll need to move your lure as slowly as possible to tempt the lethargic fish into feeding...

These new companies are parasites feeding off the success of those who spent the last decade establishing the industry.

The farmer is feeding up the chickens for Christmas.

She was feeding documents into a paper shredder.

A baby who is fussy, cries excessively, or has difficulties with sleeping or feeding.

Visitors are prohibited from feeding the animals.

He quite bared his garden in feeding us.

Several children were feeding bread to the ducks.

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