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Definition 1: any substance that can be used as food - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for victual in the sense of this definition

(victual is a kind of ...) any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue

(... is a kind of victual ) eatables (especially sweets)

Definition 2: take in nourishment - [verb of consumption]

(victual is a kind of ...) eat a meal; take a meal

"We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls" "I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation"

Definition 3: lay in provisions - [verb of possession]

Samples where victual or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The vessel victualled before the long voyage

(victual is a kind of ...) keep or lay aside for future use

"store grain for the winter" "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"

Definition 4: supply with food - [verb of possession]

Samples where victual or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The population was victualed during the war

(victual is a kind of ...) give something useful or necessary to

"We provided the room with an electrical heater"

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