Definition of fed

 (Entry 1 of 2)

federal; federation

Fed

noun
\ ˈfed How to pronounce Fed (audio) \

Definition of Fed (Entry 2 of 2)

1 often not capitalized : a federal agent, officer, or official usually used in plural

First Known Use of fed

Noun

1916, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for fed

Noun

short for federal

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Fed

noun
\ ˈfed\

Legal Definition of Fed

: the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System — see also Federal Reserve System

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