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    #1

    Question I am looking for an Expression or an Idiom

    Hi,

    I would like to know what expression is used when we want to stop babies from suckling.

    Breast_feeding?

    Bottle_feeding?


    Thanks in advance.

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    #2

    Re: I am looking for an Expression or an Idiom

    Note the correct usage of breastfeeding and bottle-feeding.


    The word you are looking for is wean.

    Rover

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    #3

    Re: I am looking for an Expression or an Idiom

    Thanks alot.

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    #4

    Re: I am looking for an Expression or an Idiom

    Thanks a lot. (You need two words for 'a lot'.)
    A click on the Like button is all the thanks we need, Radman.

    Rover

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