Definition of potty-train in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpädē trān/


[with object]
Train (a small child) to use a potty.
Example sentences
  • Also worth looking out for are novelty chamber pots often made in the form of animals which were designed to potty-train small children.
  • It's important not to punish potty-training children or show disappointment when they wet or soil themselves or the bed.
  • Some parents try desperately to potty-train their children much too young, and may think not only that they have succeeded, but also that they, the parents, have made a great achievement.

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Syllabification: pot·ty-train

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