Translation of wean in Spanish:
- (child/young)delegates weaned on confrontation politicschildren weaned on large doses of TVdelegados formados en una política de confrontaciónto wean somebodyniños que se han criado mirando muchísima televisión
off/ away fromsomethingwe weaned him off drugsshe succeeded in weaning him away from the roulette tableconseguimos que dejara las drogasconseguimos desengancharle de las drogas (Spain)logró que dejara de jugar a la ruletaExample sentences
- A breast-feeding mother will wean her infant before returning to work.
- There were seventeen children in all, one a very young infant not even weaned from his mother's milk, yet.
- Sperm whale mothers wean their calves on pieces of squid.
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