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It just really fed into a lot of pathologies I had going for me.

His keepers fed the beast copious amounts of port, Champagne, and whiskey to pacify the persnickety pachyderm.

The one caveat: Asprey advises only buying butter made from grass-fed or pastured cows.

“In a country that once fed the world, children were dying of malnourishment,” writes Ivereigh.

Detainees were described, in graphic detail, being rectally fed against their will.

At last Aristide fed him desperately, dandled him eventually to sleep, and returned to an excited pillow.

I have fed and slept at inns, living on the worst of fares and sleeping on the hardest, and hardly the cleanest, of beds.

Half-fed men would dig for diamonds, and men sheltered by a crazy roof erect the marble walls of palaces.

All were badly and insufficiently fed, as much from disorganized commissariat arrangements as from actual want of supplies.

So Hettie put the chicken in a cage, with some wool to cover it, and fed it several times every day, till it came to know her.


On this page you'll find 210 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fed, such as: glutted, gorged, jaded, sated, satiate, and stuffed.

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