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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theywean on
he/she/itweans on
present participleweaning on
past tenseweaned on
past participleweaned on
  1. wean someone on something to make someone get used to something when they are young

    The daughter of a musician, she was weaned on classical music.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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