Noun(1) soldiers who are regarded as expendable in the face of artillery fire(2) coarse food (especially for livestock
Verb(1) give fodder (to domesticated animals
(1) Since when had Jaws, the film that inaugurated the summer blockbuster, been regarded as cult fodder ?(2) The trees inhibited the growth of fodder for livestock, and many peasants destroyed or crippled the oaks in their fields.(3) Meanwhile, I am glad that I am fodder for computational linguists.(4) Celia Fiennes in 1698 described ├ö├ç├┐villages of sad little huts I took them at first sight for barns to fodder cattle in.├ö├ç├û(5) But much more fertile land is required to grow food and fodder for their livestock.(6) The horse chestnut seed is poisonous to humans if eaten as a food, though the seeds are sometimes fed to horses and cattle as fodder .(7) Wines produced on the shores of Lake Garda are often regarded as tourist fodder by lovers of serious Italian rossi.(8) One had only to turn elsewhere in the Times to find the kind of news that is fodder for editorial writers.(9) Maize and beet are widely grown in the Park by organic and non-organic farmers as livestock fodder crops.(10) Where possible avoid purchasing fodder from other livestock farms.(11) So is all of this media attention just summertime fodder for news-starved journalists?(12) All of the people around her were military fodder ; completely uninterested, unconcerned with anything philosophical.(13) Either of these would make excellent narrative fodder , but I fear exposure through specific disclosure and the spectre of losing my job.(14) Of course, a Laloo or two might deal with straw meant as fodder for cattle, but he is definitely no man of straw!(15) All that land has been occupied by this company and none of the crops which are grown on that land are useful as fodder for livestock.(16) A thoroughly good time was had by all, and the waiter will have therapy fodder for years.
(1) cannon fodder :: kanonvoer
(2) fodder crops :: voergewasse
1. cannon fodder ::
2. fresh fish ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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This is all good FODDER for you
to request a sit-down with Gus
Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 8
These Hungarians are just using you
for dragon FODDER.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 3
...against the banality of a malfunctioning
toilet that provides the comic FODDER here.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 22
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