Definition of victuals:
maintenance, nutriment, keep, fare, alimentation, bread and butter, regimen, edible, nutrition, support, eatable, provender, upkeep, sustainment, comestible, fodder, sustentation, supplies, victual, pabulum, diet, living, feed, aliment, nourishment, sustenance, forage, feeding, viands, provisions, livelihood, commissariat, food.
" Now was there no way," asks Smith, " to make us miserable," but by direction from England to perform this discovery and coronation, " to take that time, spend what victuals we had, tire and starve our men, having no means to carry victuals, ammunition, the hurt or the sick, but on their own backs?"- "Captain John Smith", Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009.
- "A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century", E. P. Roe.
- "More Hunting Wasps", J. Henri Fabre.