Definition of Victual

1. Noun. Any substance that can be used as food.

Exact synonyms: Comestible, Eatable, Edible, Pabulum, Victuals
Generic synonyms: Food, Nutrient
Specialized synonyms: Tuck
Derivative terms: Comestible



2. Verb. Supply with food. "The population was victualed during the war"
Generic synonyms: Furnish, Provide, Render, Supply
Derivative terms: Victualer, Victualer, Victualler, Victualler

3. Verb. Lay in provisions. "The vessel victualled before the long voyage"

4. Verb. Take in nourishment.
Generic synonyms: Eat

Definition of Victual

1. n. Food; -- now used chiefly in the plural. See Victuals.

2. v. t. To supply with provisions for subsistence; to provide with food; to store with sustenance; as, to victual an army; to victual a ship.

3. n. Food; -- now used chiefly in the plural. See Victuals.

4. v. t. To supply with provisions for subsistence; to provide with food; to store with sustenance; as, to victual an army; to victual a ship.

Definition of Victual

1. Noun. Food fit for human consumption. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To provide with food; to provision. ¹

3. Verb. (intransitive) To lay in food supplies. ¹

4. Verb. (intransitive) To eat. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Victual

1. to provide with food [v -UALED, -UALING, -UALS or -UALLED, -UALLING, -UALS]

Medical Definition of Victual

1. To supply with provisions for subsistence; to provide with food; to store with sustenance; as, to victual an army; to victual a ship. "I must go victual Orleans forthwith." (Shak) Origin: Victualed or Victualled; Victualing or Victualling. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Victual

victoriousness
victors
victory
victory at sea
victory celebration
victory garden
victory lane
victory lap
victory mosque
victorying
victress
victresses
victrix
victrixes
victrolas
victual (current term)
victualage
victualed
victualer
victualers
victualing
victuall
victualled
victualler
victuallers
victualling
victuals
victus
vicugna
vicugnas

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