suckle - definition and synonyms

verb old-fashioned 

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/ˈsʌk(ə)l/
present tense
I/you/we/theysuckle
he/she/itsuckles
present participlesuckling
past tensesuckled
past participlesuckled
  1. [transitive] to feed a baby or young animal with milk from a breast or udder
    1. a.
      [intransitive] if a baby or young animal suckles, it sucks milk from a breast or udder