To feed is defined as to provide food for someone or something, or to take in and eat food or to put more wood on a fire.(verb)
Feed is a source of nourishment or food that is provided to animals.(noun)
An example of feed is bird seed.
See feed in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME feden < OE fedan < base of foda, food
See feed in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb Fed fed (fĕd), feed·ing, feeds verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English feden
Origin: , from Old English fēdan; see pā- in Indo-European roots.
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