What is the definition of wet-nurse?

Definitions for wet-nurse

  • verb - give suck to; "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"
  • noun - a woman hired to suckle a child of someone else
  • Pronounciation of wet-nurse

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    Synonyms for wet-nurse

    wet nurse wetnurse amah suck nurse breastfeed lactate suckle give suck

    Antonyms for wet-nurse

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    Holonyms for wet-nurse

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    Hypernyms for wet-nurse

    nanny nursemaid nurse feed give

    Hyponyms for wet-nurse

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    Meronyms for wet-nurse

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    Sounds like wet-nurse

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