toilet training

noun

Definition of toilet training

: the process of training a child to control bladder and bowel movements and to use the toilet

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Other Words from toilet training

toilet train transitive verb

Examples of toilet training in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Positive reinforcement is the quickest, most effective way to teach your dog the toilet training rules. Lauren Corona, chicagotribune.com, 23 Feb. 2021 These toilet training systems are still available wherever pet supplies are sold. Cathy M. Rosenthal, ExpressNews.com, 28 Jan. 2021 Friedberg compares it to toilet training, but not a milestone that parents of a Baby Yoda are all that adamant about encouraging, especially in an infant whose midichlorian count is off the charts. Eric Spitznagel, Popular Mechanics, 30 Oct. 2020 These narratives were probably very popular with listeners young enough to remember their toilet training, but adults, too, may have enjoyed such talk. Joan Acocella, The New Yorker, 7 Dec. 2020 Friedberg compares it to toilet training, but not a milestone that parents of a Baby Yoda are all that adamant about encouraging, especially in an infant whose midichlorian count is off the charts. Eric Spitznagel, Popular Mechanics, 30 Oct. 2020 Friedberg compares it to toilet training, but not a milestone that parents of a Baby Yoda are all that adamant about encouraging, especially in an infant whose midichlorian count is off the charts. Eric Spitznagel, Popular Mechanics, 30 Oct. 2020 Friedberg compares it to toilet training, but not a milestone that parents of a Baby Yoda are all that adamant about encouraging, especially in an infant whose midichlorian count is off the charts. Eric Spitznagel, Popular Mechanics, 30 Oct. 2020 Friedberg compares it to toilet training, but not a milestone that parents of a Baby Yoda are all that adamant about encouraging, especially in an infant whose midichlorian count is off the charts. Eric Spitznagel, Popular Mechanics, 30 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of toilet training

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Toilet training.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toilet%20training. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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More Definitions for toilet training

toilet training

noun

English Language Learners Definition of toilet training

: the process of teaching a small child to use the toilet

toilet training

noun
toilet train·​ing | \ -ˌtrān-iŋ How to pronounce toilet training (audio) \

Medical Definition of toilet training

: the process of training a child to control bladder and bowel movements and to use the toilet

Other Words from toilet training

toilet train \ -​ˌtrān How to pronounce toilet training (audio) \ transitive verb

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