suckle

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suckle(
suh
-
kuhl
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to breasfeed)
a. amamantar
Alice sat in a rocking chair suckling her baby.Alice estaba sentada en una mecedora amamantando a su bebé.
b. dar de mamar
The cheetah in the field was suckling her young.La chita en el campo daba de mamar a sus crías.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to breastfeed)
a. mamar
In those days, you were still suckling and wearing diapers.En esos días, todavía mamabas y usabas pañales.
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suckle
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (child, young)
a. amamantar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (baby, animal)
a. mamar
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suckle [ˈsʌkl]
transitive verb
amamantar; dar de mamar
A young woman suckling a baby is one of life's most natural and delightful scenes
intransitive verb
mamar
As the baby suckles, a further supply of milk is generated
to suckle at one's mother's breast mamar del pecho de su madre
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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