What does the word manger mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A feeding box, as for horses.

Usage examples for manger

  1. When his tail is towards the manger. – Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1 by Edward William Cole
  2. But there is no dog in the manger so churlish on such points as a vain man. – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  3. They are coiled up behind the manger in the cow- house, and Barton has not used them lately as the cows are not having hay in the fields now. – The Eagle's Nest by S. E. Cartwright