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.
Origin of victual
Related Words for victuallingprotect, run, continue, support, manage, maintain, sustain, conduct, operate, save, hoard, hide, stash, freeze, accumulate, stockpile, deposit, put, keep, bury
Examples from the Web for victualling
Historical Examples of victualling
But for all this, Gonzaga—for the men and the victualling—money will be needed.Love-at-Arms
There is also the controller of victualling, and the controller-general of the coast-guard.The Sailor's Word-Book
William Henry Smyth
So all men went about their business, which was, for the most part, seeing to the victualling of the host.Child Christopher
You are a cooper in the victualling yard at Dover, are you not?The Trial of Charles Random de Berenger, Sir Thomas Cochrane,
William Brodie Gurney
I must go now,—my steward is waiting for me at the victualling office.Percival Keene
verb -uals, -ualling or -ualled or US -uals, -ualing or -ualed
Word Origin for victual
c.1300; see victuals.
c.1300, from Anglo-French or Old French vitailler, from vitaille (see victuals). Related: Victualed; victualing.