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noun [uncountable] fodder pronunciation in British English /ˈfɒdə(r)/

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  1. 2
    someone or something considered useful only for one particular purpose
    We are not just voting fodder for professional politicians.
    See also cannon fodder
  2. 3
    someone or something that people talk or write about
    The band has given plenty of fodder to tabloid journalists.


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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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