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English definition of “spoon-feed”

spoon-feed

verb [T] (PROVIDE INFORMATION)    /ˈspuːn.fiːd/ disapproving
to give someone so much help or information that that person does not need to try himself or herself: By giving out printed sheets of facts and theories , the teachers spoon-fed us with what we needed for the exam .Giving, providing and supplying
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