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English noun: fodder

1. fodder (person) soldiers who are regarded as expendable in the face of artillery fire


Synonymscannon fodder, fresh fish


Broader (hypernym)soldier


Domain usagecolloquialism

2. fodder (food) coarse food (especially for livestock) composed of entire plants or the leaves and stalks of a cereal crop


Broader (hypernym)feed, provender


Narrower (hyponym)alfalfa, broad bean, eatage, forage, grass, hay, horse bean, pasturage, pasture, stover


English verb: fodder

1. fodder (consumption) give fodder (to domesticated animals)


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)feed, give









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