Meaning of Weaning



English: Weaning
Bangla:
Hindi: दूध छुड़ाने का वायु
Type: Adjective / বিশেষণ / विशेषण
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Definition: 1

to accustom (a child or young animal) to food other than its mother's milk; cause to lose the need to suckle or turn to the mother for food.

Definition: 2

to withdraw (a person, the affections, one's dependency, etc.) from some object, habit, form of enjoyment, or the like: The need to reduce had weaned us from rich desserts.

Definition: 3

wean on, to accustom to; to familiarize with from, or as if from, childhood: a brilliant student weaned on the classics; suburban kids weaned on rock music.

Definition: 4

to cause (a child or young mammal) to replace mother's milk by other nourishment

Definition: 5

(usually foll by from) to cause to desert former habits, pursuits, etc