fed

(redirected from Feds)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Fed

 (fĕd)
n. Informal
1. The Federal Reserve.
2. often fed A federal agent or official.

fed

 (fĕd)
v.
Past tense and past participle of feed.

fed

(fɛd)
vb
1. the past tense and past participle of feed
2. fed to death fed to the teeth fed up to the teeth fed to the back teeth fed up to the back teeth informal bored or annoyed

fed

(fɛd)
n
(Law) slang US an agent of the FBI

Fed

(fɛd)
n
(Banking & Finance) the Fed informal US the Federal Reserve Bank or Federal Reserve Board

fed1

(fɛd)

v.
pt. and pp. of feed.
Idioms:
fed up, impatient.

fed2

(fɛd)

n.
(often cap.) Informal. a federal official or law-enforcement officer.
[1915–20; by shortening]

Fed

(fɛd)

n. the Fed, Informal.
1. the Federal Reserve System.
2. the Federal Reserve Board.

Fed.

Federal.

fed.

1. federal.
2. federated.
3. federation.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fed - any federal law-enforcement officerFed - any federal law-enforcement officer
federal agent, agent - any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau
2.fed - the central bank of the United StatesFed - 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"
central bank - a government monetary authority that issues currency and regulates the supply of credit and holds the reserves of other banks and sells new issues of securities for the government
Federal Reserve Bank, reserve bank - one of 12 regional banks that monitor and act as depositories for banks in their region
national bank - a commercial bank chartered by the federal government
member bank - a bank that is a member of the Federal Reserve System
Translations

Fed

[fed]
A. N ABBR
1. (US) =federal officerfederal mf
2. (US) (Banking) =Federal Reserve Board
B. ABBR (esp US) =federal, federated, federation

fed

2
n (US inf) → FBI-Agent(in) m(f)

feed

(fiːd) past tense, past participle fed (fed) verb
1. to give food to. He fed the child with a spoon.
2. (with on) to eat. Cows feed on grass.
noun
food especially for a baby or animals. Have you given the baby his feed?; cattle feed.
fed up
tired; bored and annoyed. I'm fed up with all this work!

fed

a. pp. de to feed;
to be ___ upestar harto-a, pop. estar hasta la coronilla.

fed

pret & pp de feed
References in periodicals archive ?
According to Mark Haggerty, President of Voice & Wireless Corporation, "the federal government has spent millions upon millions of dollars developing the user friendly FEDS 5.
Ron Ritchie, president and CEO of PixTech, stated, "While developing the Audi displays, our team achieved new FED quality standards.
The sale of FEDS to Transworld Payment Solutions is very much a win-win situation," said Gregory Pek, president and CEO of First Ecom.
Under the terms of the agreement FEDS Asia will provide UOBM with payment gateway and processing services, as well as First Ecom's Merchant Accounting and Reporting System (MARS) for an initial period of three years with automatic renewal thereafter.
PixTech is currently developing high-volume manufacturing capabilities for its FEDs in Taiwan under a contract manufacturing arrangement with Unipac, a Taiwanese AM-LCD manufacturer.
First Ecom also announced that the FEDS Payment Switch is now operational.
LETI (Laboratoire d'Electonique de Technologie et d'Instrumenations), the research arm of CEA (Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique -- the French atomic agency), is responsible for special tasks and SAES Getter, a world leader in getters, will optimize getter materials for FEDs.
The 7-inch color FED development is partly funded from an Information Society Technologies program of the European Commission, as announced with a press release in January 2000.
It has always been our strategy to use the monochrome product to prove production viability of FEDs.