transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- [child/young] destetar delegates weaned on confrontation politics delegados formados en una política de confrontación children weaned on large doses of TV niños que se han criado mirando muchísima televisiónto wean sb
off/ away fromsth we weaned him off drugs conseguimos que dejara las drogas, conseguimos desengancharle de las drogas (Spain/España) she succeeded in weaning him away from the roulette table logró que dejara de jugar a la ruletaMore example 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.
Find out how to write letters in Spanish, including advice on greetings, layout, endings...
Do you know what 'arpilleras' are? They are pieces of appliquéd textile folk art, common in South America. Doll characters and animals create a three-dimensional effect representing scenes from daily life.