verb (used with object)
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Origin of fodder
synonym study for fodder
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Example sentences from the Web for fodder
Epidemiological concepts like “herd immunity” and “aerosol transmission” are now fodder for casual conversations.
That’d be fodder for bears like David Einhorn, who called an “enormous” bubble in tech stocks and said his firm has added bearish wagers.Wednesday’s FAAMG-led sell-off was no blip, tech bears say|Bernhard Warner|October 29, 2020|Fortune
So all that said, Briggs is clearly the underdog but Mara has given him a lot of fodder and it has helped him string together a network of her critics that may cause the night to be closer than we all would have thought.
The mystery of that leak was great fodder for conspiracy theorists, but the fact that the hole was accidentally made by a drill was lucky.Astronauts on the ISS are hunting for the source of another mystery air leak|Neel Patel|September 30, 2020|MIT Technology Review
So I think policy disputes aren’t likely to become big fodder.Will The First Presidential Debate Shake Up The Race?|Sarah Frostenson (firstname.lastname@example.org)|September 29, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
This video should give Disney enough fodder to create an action-packed Dumbo/Lion King crossover sequel.
On the downside, it rewards them with fodder for nightmares.Jimmy Kimmel Pranks Kids (Again), Taylor Swift’s 1989 Aerobics, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We Americans, as the postmodern conservative professor Peter Lawler has put it, refuse to see ourselves as mere "history fodder."Meet The Democrats’ Secret Savior Against Cuomo Corporatism|James Poulos|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is a long history of the mammary glands as comedy fodder.
So, after toiling away for two decades, Elba has finally crossed over from critically acclaimed actor to bona fide tabloid fodder.Idris Elba’s Battle of the Bulge: Moose Knuckles and Sexist Double Standards|Keli Goff|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He shall give his mind to turn up furrows, and his care is to give the kine fodder.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Many of the inhabitants came out of their houses and gave it fodder, and every passer-by turned out of the way for it.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Clover, lucerne, ryegrass and similar grasses have been introduced to improve and vary the fodder.
Millet and rice are the staple crops; the former furnishing food both for man and beast, for its long stalks are excellent fodder.The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram
Praise the liberal Maruts, and may they delight on the path of this man here who praises them, like cows in fodder.Sacred Books of the East|Various