verb (used without object), for·aged, for·ag·ing.
verb (used with object), for·aged, for·ag·ing.
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Origin of forage
synonym study for forage
OTHER WORDS FROM foragefor·ag·er, nounun·for·aged, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for forage
There’s so much forage about, the predators are in hunting mode.With covid protocols, a Caribbean fly-fishing haven is back in business|Chris Santella|April 2, 2021|Washington Post
When rainfall is plentiful, there’s more likely to be enough forage for all grass-eaters.The fight to save America’s most endangered mammal|Ula Chrobak|March 5, 2021|Popular Science
Habitat destruction to clear land for palm oil plantations, exacerbated by El Niño–induced drought, caused the bats to migrate out of the forests and forage near industrial pig farms.The fight to stop the next pandemic starts in the jungles of Borneo|Brian Barth|December 2, 2020|Popular Science
Make him forage, dig it out of the ice, catch the occasional live trout.A Eulogy for Gus, Central Park’s Polar Bear Man of Mystery|Malcolm Jones|August 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They raise cattle on the grassland, and sow the other half in wheat and forage for the herd.The Texas Drought Seen Firsthand from the Eyes of Ranchers|Malcolm Jones|August 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They go to the grocery store dumpster to forage for food, find potatoes, butter, and celery.
His main body set about preparing food, and disposed themselves at ease, while parties went out to forage.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
This led to the discovery that the young urchin had been on a most successful forage for a dinner that morning.
He had to keep 160 men and eighty horse, and to draw all victuals and forage from England.Ireland Under the Tudors, Vol. II (of 3)|Richard Bagwell
On coming in front of the Captain, he stopped short, and raised his hand respectfully to the peak of his forage cap.The Border Rifles|Gustave Aimard
Youatt attributes it to certain kinds of forage, which are peculiar to the above situations.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen