Definition of "victualing" []

  • Present participle of victual. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "victualing" in a sentence
  • "Piecemeal expansion of the harbor-side victualing station at Table Bay slowly transformed a small but crucial outpost of the Dutch East India Company into a settler colony."
  • "Better by far to make the Cilicians bear the cost of victualing his troops than poor Tarsus, especially if there were bandit strongholds to be looted."
  • "For he was in such want both of victualing for his men, and forage for his horses, that he was forced to feed the horses with sea-weed, which he washed thoroughly to take off its saltiness, and mixed with a little grass, to give it a more agreeable taste."
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