English Thesaurus
(verb) 
Definition
to supply or prepare food for
Feeding a hungry family is expensive.
Synonyms
cater for
,
provide for
,
nourish
The food the mother eats nourishes both her and her baby.
,
provide with food
, ,
sustain
not enough food to sustain a mouse
, ,
cook for
,
wine and dine
,
victual
,
(verb) 
Definition
to eat food
The cows stopped feeding.
Synonyms
graze
cows grazing in a field
,
eat
Let's go out to eat.
,
browse
three red deer stags browsing 50 yards from my lodge
,
(verb) 
Definition
to eat food
When a baby is thirsty, it feeds more often.
Synonyms
,
drink milk
,
take nourishment
(verb) 
Definition
to provide what is needed for the continued existence, operation, or growth of
blood vessels that feed blood to the brain
Synonyms
,
take
I'll take these papers home and read them.
,
send
The space probe sent back pictures of Triton.
,
carry
He carried the plate through to the dining room.
,
convey
I tried to convey the wonder of the experience to my husband.
,
(verb) 
He fed information to a rival company.
Synonyms
disclose
Neither side would disclose details of the transaction.
,
give
He gave no details of his plans.
,
tell
The facts tell a very different story.
,
reveal
She has refused to reveal her daughter's whereabouts.
, ,
communicate
The result will be communicated to parents.
,
pass on
,
impart
the ability to impart knowledge and command respect
,
divulge
He was charged with divulging state secrets.
,
make known
(verb) 
Definition
to provide what is needed for the continued existence, operation, or growth of
Wealth is feeding our obsession with house prices.
Synonyms
encourage
Their task is to encourage private investment in Russia.
,
boost
We need a big win to boost our confidence.
,
fuel
The economic boom was fuelled by easy credit.
,
strengthen
Such antagonism, he has asserted, strengthened his resolve.
,
foster
They are keen to foster trading links with the West.
,
minister to
,
bolster
a number of measures intended to bolster morale
,
fortify
The volunteers were fortified by their patriotic belief.
,
augment
She was searching for a way to augment her income.
,
make stronger
(noun) 
Definition
food, esp. that given to animals or babies
a crop grown for animal feed
Synonyms
food
Enjoy your food!
,
fodder
fodder for horses
,
kai (New Zealand, informal)
I'm starving - let's have some kai.
,
forage
forage needed to feed one cow and its calf
,
silage
,
provender
It's excellent provender, skilfully prepared.
,
pasturage
(noun) 
Definition
a meal
(informal)  She's had a good feed.
Synonyms
meal
It's rare that I have a meal with my children.
,
spread (informal)
They put on a spread of sandwiches for us.
,
dinner
Would you like to stay and have dinner?
,
lunch
,
tea
,
breakfast
,
feast
Lunch was a feast of meat, vegetables, cheese, and wine.
, ,
tuck-in (informal)
,
nosh (slang)
We went for a nosh at our local Indian restaurant.
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repast
He proclaimed it a splendid repast.
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nosh-up (British, slang)

phrasal verb

See feed on something

Additional synonyms

in the sense of augment
Definition
to make or become greater in number or strength
She was searching for a way to augment her income.
in the sense of bolster
Definition
to support or strengthen
a number of measures intended to bolster morale
Synonyms
aid,
hold up,
buoy up,
give a leg up to (informal)
in the sense of boost
Definition
to encourage or improve
We need a big win to boost our confidence.

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