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Synonyms for foragingfor·ag·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. foraging, foragenoun

    the act of searching for food and provisions

    Synonyms:
    eatage, pasture, grass, forage, pasturage

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  1. List of paraphrases for "foraging":

    feeding, food, grazing, forage, feed

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How to use foraging in a sentence?

  1. Sonja Wild:

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

  2. Ren Larison:

    Zebra have a need to keep foraging throughout the day, which keeps them out in the open more of the time than other animals, an additional cooling mechanism could be very useful under these circumstances.

  3. 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.

  4. Rene Redzepi:

    There's the romantic way, which is 'guys let's go out and be inspired and taste some things and talk about the daily life in the kitchen and so on'. but most of the times we are out now foraging for work.

  5. Francis Ratnieks:

    What we found was that caffeine would have the effect of more sugar, the one that did have caffeine attracted more bees, but in particular the bees who were foraging made more dances, about four times as many dances.

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