Forage Search

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  • Forage — For age, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Foraged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Foraging}.] To wander or rove in search of food; to collect food, esp. forage, for horses and cattle by feeding on or stripping the country; to ravage; to feed on spoil. [1913 Webster] His… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forage — [fôr′ij, fär′ij] n. [ME < OFr fourage < forre, fuerre, fodder < Frank * fodr, food, akin to OE fodor, FODDER] 1. food for domestic animals; fodder 2. a search for food or provisions vi. foraged, foraging [Fr fourrager < the n.] 1 …   English World dictionary

  • Forage — For age (?; 48), n. [OF. fourage, F. fourrage, fr. forre, fuerre, fodder, straw, F. feurre, fr. LL. foderum, fodrum, of German or Scand, origin; cf. OHG. fuotar, G. futter. See {Fodder} food, and cf. {Foray}.] 1. The act of foraging; search for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Forage cap — Forage For age (?; 48), n. [OF. fourage, F. fourrage, fr. forre, fuerre, fodder, straw, F. feurre, fr. LL. foderum, fodrum, of German or Scand, origin; cf. OHG. fuotar, G. futter. See {Fodder} food, and cf. {Foray}.] 1. The act of foraging;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Forage master — Forage For age (?; 48), n. [OF. fourage, F. fourrage, fr. forre, fuerre, fodder, straw, F. feurre, fr. LL. foderum, fodrum, of German or Scand, origin; cf. OHG. fuotar, G. futter. See {Fodder} food, and cf. {Foray}.] 1. The act of foraging;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forage — [v] search madly for beat, cast about, comb, explore, fine tooth comb*, grub, hunt, pilfer, plunder, raid, rake, ransack, ravage, rummage, scour, scrounge, seek; concept 216 …   New thesaurus

  • search — [n] seeking to find something chase, examination, exploration, fishing expedition*, frisking*, going over*, hunt, inquest, inquiry, inspection, investigation, legwork*, perquisition, pursual, pursuance, pursuing, pursuit, quest, research, rummage …   New thesaurus

  • forage — ► VERB 1) search for food or provisions. 2) obtain (food) by searching. ► NOUN 1) food for horses and cattle. 2) an act of foraging. DERIVATIVES forager noun …   English terms dictionary

  • forage — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from fuerre, foer fodder, straw, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German fuotar food, fodder more at food Date: 14th century 1. food for animals especially when taken by browsing or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • forage — forager, n. /fawr ij, for /, n., v., foraged, foraging. n. 1. 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. a raid. v.i. 5. to wander or go in search …   Universalium

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