Meaning of “forage” in the English Dictionary

"forage" in British English

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forageverb [ I ]

uk /ˈfɒr.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈfɔːr.ɪdʒ/

to go from place to place searching for things that you can eat or use:

The children had been living on the streets, foraging for scraps.
The pigs foraged in the woods for acorns.
forager
noun [ C ] /r/ //

She is a very acccomplished hunter and forager.

foragenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈfɒr.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈfɔːr.ɪdʒ/

(Definition of “forage” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"forage" in American English

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forageverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈfɔr·ɪdʒ, ˈfɑr-/

to go searching, esp. for food:

[ I ] Wild dogs roam the streets, foraging for food.

(Definition of “forage” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)