Meaning of seed feeder in English:

seed feeder

Pronunciation /ˈsiːd fiːdə/


  • 1A device designed to automatically convey or distribute seed, especially as a component of a machine for sowing seed.

  • 2An animal that feeds on seeds or grains; especially a songbird such as a finch or tanager with a stout conical bill.

  • 3A bird feeder designed to dispense seeds.


Mid 19th century. From seed + feeder.