Hindi translation of wean
weanPowered by COBUILD /wiːn वीन्/
Word forms: weans, weaning, weaned
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive verb
When a mother weans her baby, she stops feeding it with milk from her breast and starts giving it other food.
2. transitive verb
If you wean someone off a bad habit, you gradually make them stop doing it or liking it.
⇒ ...a programme to wean people off chips and fast food.
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Example Sentences Including 'wean'
I'm trying to wean myself off the wanton trollop look,' Rose said gravely.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
Well, he would wean her away, no doubt, but little by little, and kindly.THE PRESIDENT'S CHILD (2003)
Gie the wean a sweetie an' a glass o ' ginger, fur Goad's sake an' gie over wi ' the sufferin ' saviour blether!Three Kinds of Kissing - Scottish Short Stories
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Translation of wean from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary