Translation of "wean" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /wiːn/ us

to cause a baby or young animal to stop feeding on its mother’s milk and to start eating other food, especially solid food, instead

The studies were carried out on calves that had been weaned at five weeks of age.
weaning noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈwiː.nɪŋ/ us

(Translation of “wean” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /wiːn/

to cause (a child or young animal) to become used to food other than the mother’s milk

The baby has been weaned (on to solid foods).

(Translation of “wean” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)