breast-feed

breast-feed

[brest-feed]
verb (used with object), breast-fed, breast-feeding.
1.
to nurse (a baby) at the breast; suckle.
verb (used without object), breast-fed, breast-feeding.
2.
(of a baby) to nurse.
3.
to nurse a baby.

Origin:
1900–05

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breast-feed
 
vb , -feeds, -feeding, -fed
to feed (a baby) with milk from the breast; suckle
 
'breast-fed
 
adj
 
'breast-feeding
 
n

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breast-feed (brěst'fēd)
v. breast-·fed (-fěd'), breast-·feed·ing, breast-·feeds
To feed a baby mother's milk from the breast; suckle.

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