Meaning of “teethe” in the English Dictionary

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"teethe" in British English

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teetheverb [ I ]

uk /tiːð/ us /tiːð/

If a baby or small child is teething, their first teeth are growing, usually causing pain:

My sister was up most of the night with her baby who's teething.

(Definition of “teethe” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"teethe" in American English

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teetheverb [ I ]

us /tið/

(of a baby or small child) to grow teeth:

The baby was often cranky because she was teething.

(Definition of “teethe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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