What does the word fed mean?

    Part of speech: imperfect, past participle

  • Imp. of FEED, v.

Usage examples for fed

  1. And he entered the drawing- room with the satisfied air of having fed Musa from infancy and also of having taught him all he knew about the violin. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  2. We never had bread enough and the family were fed largely on turnips which my father brought from his master's field. – From Crow-Scaring to Westminster; an Autobiography by George Edwards M.P., O.B.E.
  3. When the caterpillar is thus full fed it is likely to leave its food plant and find shelter elsewhere. – Butterflies Worth Knowing by Clarence M. Weed