Word:

Graze

Pronunciation: grāz
v. t.1.To feed or supply (cattle, sheep, etc.) with grass; to furnish pasture for.
[imp. & p. p. Grazed (grāzd); p. pr. & vb. n. Grazing.]
A field or two to graze his cows.
- Swift.
2.To feed on; to eat (growing herbage); to eat grass from (a pasture); to browse.
3.To tend (cattle, etc.) while grazing.
4.To rub or touch lightly the surface of (a thing) in passing; as, the bullet grazed the wall.
v. i.1.To eat grass; to feed on growing herbage; as, cattle graze on the meadows.
2.To yield grass for grazing.
3.To touch something lightly in passing.
n.1.The act of grazing; the cropping of grass.
Turning him out for a graze on the common.
- T. Hughes.
2.A light touch; a slight scratch.
Noun1.graze - a superficial abrasion
2.graze - the act of grazing
Synonyms: grazing
Verb1.graze - feed as in a meadow or pasture; "the herd was grazing"
Synonyms: browse, pasture, crop, range
2.graze - break the skin (of a body part) by scraping; "She was grazed by the stray bullet"
3.graze - let feed in a field or pasture or meadow
Synonyms: pasture, crop
4.graze - scrape gently; "graze the skin"
Synonyms: crease, rake
5.graze - eat lightly, try different dishes; "There was so much food at the party that we quickly got sated just by browsing"
Synonyms: browse
ablate, abrade, abrase, attouchement, bark, batten upon, beak, board, bread, breath, browse, bruise, brush by, bunt, caress, carom, chafe, chuck, come in contact, contingence, contuse, crop, cutaneous sense, dab, dap, dine, erase, erode, fatten on, fatten upon, feast on, feast upon, feed on, feel, feeling, file, fillip, fingertip caress, flick, flip, flirt, fodder, forage, fray, frazzle, fret, gall, glance, gnaw, gnaw away, grass, grate, gratify, grind, hand-mindedness, harm, hit, hurt, impinge, impingement, impingence, injure, kiss, lambency, lap, lick, light touch, live on, meat, mess, nudge, osculate, osculation, pasture, pasture on, pat, peck, pick, prey on, provision, rap, rasp, raze, regale, ricochet, rub away, rub off, rub out, ruffle, satisfy, scour, scrub, scuff, sense of touch, shave, sideswipe, skim, skin, skip, skirt, snap, squeak by, stroke, sustain, sweep, tactile sense, taction, tangency, tap, tentative contact, tentative poke, tickle, tip, touch, touch lightly, touch upon, touching, wear, wear away, whisk, whisper, wine and dine, wound
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Browse
Grayback
graybar land
Graybeard
grayed
Grayfly
grayhen
Grayhound
Grayish
grayish brown
Graylag
Grayling
grayly
Grayness
Graystone
Graywacke
Graz
-- Graze --
grazed
Grazer
Grazier
Grazing
grazing fire
grazing land
Grazioso
GRC
Gre
Grease
Grease bush
Grease cock
grease gun
grease monkey
Grease moth
grease one's palms
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