spoon-feed - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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present tense
I/you/we/theyspoon-feed
he/she/itspoon-feeds
present participlespoon-feeding
past tensespoon-fed
past participlespoon-fed
  1. 2
    to do so much for someone that they do not need to make any effort of their own
    1. a.
      to provide someone with so many ideas or opinions that they do not need to think for themselves
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