Associations to the word «Fed»


FED, noun. (US) (slang) a federal government officer or official, especially FBI and DEA agents.
FED, noun. (London) (especially MLE) (slang) a police officer.
FED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of feed
FED, proper noun. (US) (economics) (banking) (nonstandard) Federal Reserve System. Alternative spelling of Fed
FED, noun. (electronics) field emission display.
FED, proper noun. (US) (economics) The Federal Reserve Board or System.
FED CATTLE, noun. (agriculture) Cattle leaving a feedlot, after fattening on a concentrated ration, that are ready to be sold to a packinghouse for slaughter.
FED OUT OFF, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of feed out of
FED UP, adjective. (idiomatic) Frustrated, annoyed, tired.

Dictionary definition

FED, noun. Any federal law-enforcement officer.
FED, noun. The central bank of the United States; incorporates 12 Federal Reserve branch banks and all national banks and state-chartered commercial banks and some trust companies; "the Fed seeks to control the United States economy by raising and lowering short-term interest rates and the money supply".

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