verb (used with object), vict·ualed, vict·ual·ing or (especially British) vict·ualled, vict·ual·ling.
verb (used without object), vict·ualed, vict·ual·ing or (especially British) vict·ualled, vict·ual·ling.
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Origin of victual
OTHER WORDS FROM victualvict·ual·less, adjectivere·vict·ual, verb, re·vict·ualed, re·vict·ual·ing or (especially British) re·vict·ualled, re·vict·ual·ling.un·vic·tualed, un·vic·tualled, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for victual
Oliver, on his return, found this worthy usurping the functions of both cook and consumer of the victual with great assiduity.
The Germans were required to victual and store their own ships from Germany, coal and water only being supplied locally.Scapa and a Camera|C. W. Burrows
Corn and other victual was found in the island; the commander Epitadas having kept the men upon half rations.The History of the Peloponnesian War|Thucydides
At the words a half-dozen men rushed toward the cook-shack, returning a few minutes later laden as to victual a regiment.The Promise|James B. Hendryx
"Ay, it's like salt to their victual," put in Mrs. Goodenough.Wives and Daughters|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell