teething ring


: a usually rubber or plastic ring for a teething infant to bite on

Examples of teething ring in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Designed with a unique shape and pliable texture, these teething rings serve as an ideal aid to alleviate discomfort by gently massaging the gums. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 9 July 2023 Additionally, these teething rings offer a safe outlet for their strong chewing urges, redirecting their focus to an appropriate and beneficial chewing activity. 6. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 9 July 2023 Made with all-natural ingredients and no artificial colors or flavors, this teething ring is not only tasty but also beneficial to their overall health. Amber Smith, Discover Magazine, 29 June 2023 Plus, the handle of the toothbrush does double duty by functioning as a teething ring! Jamie Spain, Good Housekeeping, 22 Aug. 2022 This roomy bag includes a changing pad, odor-proof pouch, teething ring, and a dedicated compartment for pacifier, among other baby-friendly touches. Danielle Directo-Meston, The Hollywood Reporter, 18 Apr. 2022 Rub or massage swollen gums with a finger, or offer teething rings (made of firm rubber) or washcloths for a baby to chew on. Lindsey Hunter Lopez, New York Times, 18 Apr. 2020 Carrie Mahone There are no stuffed animals, teething rings, baby monitors or brightly colored mobiles in the nursery. Meg Jones, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2 Oct. 2019 As the fire consumed the attic, family heirlooms in storage came crashing down into Harry’s bedroom: teething rings and baby toys; schoolwork and toddler clothes. Nathaniel Penn, Popular Mechanics, 3 June 2019 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1872, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of teething ring was in 1872

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“Teething ring.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teething%20ring. Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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