Definition of manger noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈmeɪndʒə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪndʒər//
Equine sports
jump to other results
  • a long open box that horses and cows can eat from See related entries: Equine sports
  • Word OriginMiddle English: from Old French mangeure, based on Latin manducat- ‘chewed’, from the verb manducare, from manduco ‘guzzler’, from mandere ‘to chew’. Idioms a person who stops other people from enjoying what he or she cannot use or does not want
    See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: manger