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Synonyms for manger


Synonyms for manger

a container (usually in a barn or stable) from which cattle or horses feed


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Finally, not finding anything else in the manger, he tasted the hay.
Next morning, when he awoke, Pinocchio looked in the manger for more hay, but it was all gone.
Their mangers were placed circular in the middle of the room, and divided into several partitions, round which they sat on their haunches, upon bosses of straw.
{salle a manger = dining room; salon = living room; potage = soup}
The other side of the Manger is formed by the Dragon's Hill, a curious little round self-confident fellow, thrown forward from the range, utterly unlike everything round him.
And when the shepherds neared the manger where lay the wondrous Babe, all jesting ceased.
The magi, as you know, were wise men--wonderfully wise men--who brought gifts to the Babe in the manger. They invented the art of giving Christmas presents.
'You are a dog in the manger, Cathy, and desire no one to be loved but yourself!'
The company assembled in the long salle a manger that evening was such as one sees nowhere but on the Continent.
An odd juxtaposition, a wireless phone being mentioned in the same breath as a manger, a word that, like Christmas candy, only gets brought out once a year.
BHS moved into the new space last month, said Charles Manger, BHS's executive director of Eastern Long Island.
Summary: The famous Lebanese artist Elissa asked her manger to freeze working with the young director Laila Kanan after she had made an agreement with her on directing her new video clip from her latest album "Ayami Beek" (My Days With You In Them)
In 2004, he was named special project manger for the Channelview location and promoted to plant manger in 2007.
Volkswagen group Australia, a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG (Xetra: VW), has named Karl Gehling as the new General Manger of Press and PR.
Bringing another baby to the manger is nothing short of brilliant.