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synonyms for breast-feed

  • cradle
  • feed
  • nourish
  • dry-nurse
  • lactate
  • nurture
  • suck
  • suckle
  • wet-nurse
  • bottle-feed
  • give suck
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antonyms for breast-feed

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  • starve
  • ignore
  • neglect
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How to use breast-feed in a sentence

Mrs. Jolly Robin had often wished—when she was trying to feed a rapidly-growing family—that she could hunt forp.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
"Here's my authority, yuh blasted runt," he yelled, and jerked his six-shooter to a level with the policeman's breast.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
It is something which takes side in the child's breast with the reasonable governor and the laws which he or she administers.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Alessandro walked at the horses' heads, his face sunk on his breast, his eyes fixed on the ground.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
And since he was glad enough to do that, Mrs. Robin managed to feed her children all they needed.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
We laid him down gently, folded his arms on his breast, and for a moment held our peace in tribute to his passing.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The governor placed a dagger to his breast in order to get him to tell what he knew of his wife.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Everywhere cattle were being sold for a trifle, as there was no grass upon which they could feed.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
And, old ink pot, tuck a horse blanket under my chin, and rub me down with brickbats while I feed!
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
One little girl attempted to smell at the trees in a drawing and pretended to feed some pictorial dogs.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
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WORDS RELATED TO BREAST-FEED

  • bottle-feed
  • breast-feed
  • cradle
  • dry-nurse
  • feed
  • give suck
  • lactate
  • nourish
  • nurture
  • suck
  • suckle
  • wet-nurse
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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