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wet-nursing

verb , present participle of wet-nurse

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1 to give milk to from the breast
  • wet-nursed the woman's baby until she was well enough to do it herself
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2 to treat with great or excessive care
  • recent college grads quickly learn that employers won't wet-nurse them the way that their teachers did
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