Definition of teethe in English:

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Pronunciation: /tēT͟H/


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Grow or cut teeth, especially milk teeth.
Example sentences
  • Children often experience some of these symptoms while teething (growing teeth).
  • Hypersecretion commonly is caused by inflammation, such as teething, dental caries, and oral cavity infection.
  • The causes for chewing wood can be tooth problems and teething, stomach or intestinal parasites or mineral deficiency.


Late Middle English: from teeth.

Words that rhyme with teethe

bequeath, breathe, enwreathe, Meath, seethe, sheathe, wreathe

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Syllabification: teethe

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