Hindi translation of 'wean'
Word forms: weans, weaning, weaned
2. transitive verb
1. transitive verb
When a mother weans her baby, she stops feeding it with milk from her breast and starts giving it other food.दूध छुड़ाना
2. transitive verb
If you wean someone off a bad habit, you gradually make them stop doing it or liking it.लत छुड़ानाअलग करनामुक्त करना
...a programme to wean people off chips and fast food.
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Example Sentences Including 'wean'
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He is gradually weaning himself away from his role as a fundraiser and impresario for Cambodian dance.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Some women will wean off gradually by dropping feeds and reducing feed times over a period of weeks.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
How then does a free society wean citizens away from an exclusive dependence on the automobile?Getting There: The Epic Struggle between Road and Rail in the American Century (1994)
You are doing well offering a wide range of weaning foods, including finger foods.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Some people wean themselves off meat and fish by allowing themselves meat or fish once a month.The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)
Experts suggest patches, gum and sprays are still more effective at helping wean people off nicotine.The Sun (2016)
His mother weaned him off his painkillers.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Instead she was weaned off gradually, using withdrawal medication.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Japan has tried to wean itself away from expensive and sometimes unreliable imported oil by going nuclear.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Jazz says since signing up to New Me she is gradually weaning herself off the sugar.The Sun (2015)
Meanwhile, some health experts say we should be trying to wean people off addictive nicotine.The Sun (2014)
That is probably why people can't wean themselves off it.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The camp would also have taught farming techniques to try to wean people off growing opium.The Sun (2008)
What did her mother wean her on?The Sun (2008)
Letting go of the need for intensity has been a process of slowly weaning myself.Trauma and Recovery (1992)
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'wean' in Other Languages
British English: wean VERB
When a baby or baby animal is weaned, its mother stops feeding it milk and starts giving it other food, especially solid food.
When would be the best time to start weaning my baby?
Translation of wean from the Collins English to Hindi