gradually deprive (infants and young mammals) of mother's milk;
"she weaned her baby when he was 3 months old and started him on powdered milk"
"The kitten was weaned and fed by its owner with a bottle"
detach the affections of
- She had her baby weaned a year later.
- Police weaned him away from drugs.
- The patch enables smokers to wean themselves off cigarettes very gradually.
- She tried to wean him from playing football.
- wean from 使放弃
Esther..weaned baby Shlomo away from her breast.出自： C. Freeman