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Synonyms for foraging

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. foraging, forage(noun)

    the act of searching for food and provisions

    Synonyms:
    eatage, pasture, grass, forage, pasturage

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    feeding, food, grazing, forage, feed

How to pronounce foraging?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
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How to say foraging in sign language?

  1. foraging

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How to use foraging in a sentence?

  1. William Ja:

    Maybe it's so that they can continue foraging and accumulating nutrients before sleep, or maybe that's a peak time for birds and frogs and other insect eaters to come out, so sleeping at dusk would be especially vulnerable for the flies.

  2. Sonja Wild:

    Our study shows that the foraging behavior' shelling' — where dolphins trap fish inside empty seashells — spreads through social learning among close associates.

  3. John Burt:

    Coral reefs are home to a quarter of all marine species and support fisheries by providing foraging habitats for adult fish and nursery habitats for juveniles, so they're really important biologically and economically.

  4. Cherie Hartzer:

    We need water in our everyday lives, but so do the pests, even small amounts dripping from an air conditioner unit may attract wasps that are foraging for water. Water that has soaked into wood is attractive to termites. Downspouts and gutters that are holding water can be perfect habitats for mosquitoes. A dripping faucet may attract rodents, especially if it has been dry and there are n’t other water sources around.

  5. Sonja Wild:

    This is surprising, as dolphins and other toothed whales tend to follow a' do-as-mother-does' strategy for learning foraging behavior.


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