Definition of manger in English:

manger

Line breaks: man¦ger
Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪn(d)ʒə
 
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noun

  • A long trough from which horses or cattle feed.
    More example sentences
    • Wet feed remaining at the ends of mangers also provide a place for flies to lay eggs.
    • The roof skin is put on here, the feed mangers are added, and all of the internal components, such as the rear tack room, are added.
    • The sheep, cattle and donkeys were all stabled, their mangers stocked with enough hay to last through the Sabbath.
    Synonyms
    trough, feeding trough, fodder rack, feeder, crib

Origin

Middle English: from Old French mangeure, based on Latin manducat- 'chewed' (see manducate).

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