forage

  • 21 FORAGE — n. m. T. d’Arts Action de forer ou Résultat de cette action. Le forage d’un canon. Le forage d’une clef. Par extension, Le forage d’un puits …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 22 forage — 1. noun a) Fodder for animals, especially cattle and horses. “The hermit was apparently somewhat moved to compassion by the anxiety as well as address which the stranger displayed in tending his horse; for, muttering something about provender… …

    Wiktionary

  • 23 forage — 1. verb Colonel Kendricks sent out a small party to forage for provisions Syn: hunt, search, look, rummage around, ferret, root about/around, nose around/about, scavenge 2. noun 1) forage for the horses Syn: fodder, feed, food …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 24 forage — for•age [[t]ˈfɔr ɪdʒ, ˈfɒr [/t]] n. v. aged, ag•ing 1) agr. food for horses or cattle; fodder; provender 2) the seeking or obtaining of such food 3) the act of searching for provisions of any kind 4) to wander or go in search of provisions 5) to… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 25 FORAGE — s. m. T. d Arts. Action de forer, ou Le résultat de cette action. Le forage d un canon. Le forage d un puits artésien …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 26 forage — I UK [ˈfɒrɪdʒ] / US [ˈfɔrɪdʒ] verb [intransitive] Word forms forage : present tense I/you/we/they forage he/she/it forages present participle foraging past tense foraged past participle foraged 1) to search in a wide area for something,… …

    English dictionary

  • 27 forage — noun Forage is used before these nouns: ↑crop …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 28 forage — for|age1 [ fɔrıdʒ ] verb intransitive 1. ) to search in a wide area for something, especially food: They spend their days foraging for food around the city. 2. ) to use your hands to search inside something, for example a pocket or a bag forage… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 29 forage — 1 verb (I) 1 to go around searching for food or other supplies (+ for): The children are forced to forage for scraps in the streets. | a foraging party (=group of soldiers searching for food etc) 2 to search for something with your hands in a bag …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 30 forage — pašaras statusas Aprobuotas sritis pašarai apibrėžtis Natūralus, šviežias arba konservuotas augalinis ar gyvūninis produktas, iš jo pramoniniu būdu gautas produktas, taip pat šalutinis maisto produktas, skirti gyvūnams šerti tiesiogiai arba juos… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 31 forage — lesalas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Augalinių ir gyvūninių pašarų, mineralinių medžiagų ir kitų biologiškai aktyvių medžiagų mišinys paukščiams lesinti. atitikmenys: angl. feed; fooder; forage vok. Futter, n;… …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 32 forage — n. & v. n. 1 food for horses and cattle. 2 the act or an instance of searching for food. v. 1 intr. go searching; rummage (esp. for food). 2 tr. collect food from; ravage. 3 tr. a get by foraging. b supply with food. Phrases and idioms: forage… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 33 FORAGE — s. m. T. de Coutume. Droit seigneurial qui se levait sur le vin …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 34 forage — (noun)) 1) the diet of a fish species; (verb) 2) to search for food …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 35 forage — The operation of cutting a channel by surgical diathermy through an enlarged prostate. [Fr. boring] …

    Medical dictionary

  • 36 forage — Synonyms and related words: barley, beat, beat the bushes, bird seed, board, bran, bread, bunker, burrow, cat food, cater, chicken feed, chop, coal, comb, corn, delve, depredate, despoil, dig, dine, dog food, domiciliary visit, dragnet, eatage,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 37 forage — ● n. m. ►BASDON Opération consistant à effectuer un datamining dans un datawarehouse. En clair, trouver une information pertinente dans une montagne de données diverses …

    Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • 38 Forage — Procedimiento consistente en hacer perforaciones en un hueso (se puede considerar una incisión de hueso) …

    Diccionario de siglas médicas y otras abreviaturas

  • 39 forage — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. fodder, feed, food; pasturage, herbage. v. pasture, graze, feed; hunt, search, beat the bushes; raid, maraud, pillage, plunder, loot, ravage, scrounge around. See stealing, inquiry, provision. II… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 40 forage — see FOOD …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins