Definitions of manger

  1. The fore part of the deck, having a bulkhead athwart ships high enough to prevent water which enters the hawse holes from running over it. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A feeding trough for horses or cattle. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Eating-trough for horses and cattle. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. A feeding box, as for horses. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. A trough for horses and cattle to eat out of. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. A fixed feeding-trough for horses and cattle; a sort of trough in ships, to prevent the water that enters the hawse-holes from overflowing the decks. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for manger

  1. Not very far below him was the manger full of hay and red- headed children. – The Little House in the Fairy Wood by Ethel Cook Eliot
  2. They are coiled up behind the manger in the cow- house, and Barton has not used them lately as the cows are not having hay in the fields now. – The Eagle's Nest by S. E. Cartwright