Phrasal Verb 'Feed'

We have 6 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Feed'.

Feed off

Meaning: Eat a food as part of an animals diet

Example: The gecko FEEDS OFF mosquitoes and other insects.

Feed off

Meaning: Use something to your advantage

Example: He FEEDS OFF people's fear of crime to get them to support his proposals.

Feed on

Meaning: Grow stronger

Example: The opposition party's FEEDING ON the government's weaknesses.

Feed on

Meaning: Consume in an animal's diet

Example: The bats FEED ON insects.

Feed on

Meaning: Give someone a particular food

Example: He FEEDS his cat ON dry food.

Feed up

Meaning: Give someone a lot of food to restore their health, make them bigger, etc

Example: She's been ill for a fortnight so we're FEEDING her UP.