n.1.The act of foraging; search for provisions, etc.
He [the lion] from forage will incline to play.
- Shak.
Mawhood completed his forage unmolested.
- Marshall.
2.Food of any kind for animals, especially for horses and cattle, as grass, pasture, hay, corn, oats.
Forage cap
See under Cap.
Forage master
(Mil.) a person charged with providing forage and the means of transporting it.
- Farrow.
v. i.1.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.
[imp. & p. p. Foraged ; p. pr. & vb. n. Foraging .]
Foraging ant
(Zool.) one of several species of ants of the genus Eciton, very abundant in tropical America, remarkable for marching in vast armies in search of food.
Foraging cap
a forage cap.
Foraging party
a party sent out after forage.
v. t.1.To strip of provisions; to supply with forage; as, to forage steeds.
Noun1.forage - animal food for browsing or grazing
2.forage - the act of searching for food and provisions
Synonyms: foraging
Verb1.forage - collect or look around for (food)
Synonyms: scrounge
2.forage - wander and feed; "The animals forage in the woods"
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, ensilage, exploration, explore, feed, fill up, fleece, fodder, foray, freeboot, frisk, fuel, gas, gas up, go through, grain, grass, gratify, graze, gut, hay, house-search, hunt, hunting, look around, look round, look through, loot, maraud, mash, meal, meat, mess, nose around, oats, oil, pasturage, pasture, perquisition, pet food, pillage, plunder, poke, poke around, posse, prey on, probe, provender, provision, pry, purvey, quest, raid, ransack, ransacking, ravage, raven, ravish, regale, reive, research, rifle, root, rummage, sack, satisfy, scratch, scratch feed, search, search party, search through, search warrant, search-and-destroy operation, searching, sell, silage, slops, smell around, spoil, spoliate, stalk, stalking, still hunt, straw, sustain, sweep, swill, top off, turning over, victual, wheat, wine and dine
Translate Forage to Spanish, Translate Forage to German, Translate Forage to French
for the asking
For the better
for the first time
For the main
for the moment
for the most part
For the present
for The Rest Of Them
for The Rest Of Us
for the time being
For vain
for values of
For why
For Your Information
-- Forage --
Forage cap
Forage master
Foraging ant
Foraging cap
Foraging party
foramen magnum
foramen of Monro
Foramen of Winslow
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