amamantar

amamantar
transitive verb
1. (to feed a baby from the breast) 
a. to nurse 
Mi hermana prefiere amamantar a su bebé en vez de darle el biberón.My sister prefers to nurse her baby instead of using a feeding bottle.
Algunas personas se sienten incómodas si amamanto a mi hijo en sitios públicos.Some people feel uncomfortable if I breastfeed my child in public places.
2. (to feed an animal from the teat) 
a. to suckle 
En cuanto nacieron los cachorros la perra los amamantó.As soon as the puppies were born the bitch suckled them.
3. (to coddle) (Caribbean) 
a. to spoil 
Mi amiga amamanta a su hijo comprándole todo lo que quiere.My friend spoils her son by buying him whatever he wants.
amamantar
transitive verb
1. (animal) 
a. to suckle 
2. (bebé) 
a. to breastfeed 
amamantar
transitive verb
1 (dar el pecho a) to suckle; nurse
2 (Caribe) (mimar) to spoil
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