|1.||[ noun ] (work) a woman hired to suckle a child of someone else|
|Synonyms:||amah wetnurse wet_nurse|
|2.||[ verb ] (food) give suck to|
|Synonyms:||suckle suck nurse lactate give_suck bottle-feed breastfeed|
"The wetnurse suckled the infant" "You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places"
|Related terms:||bottlefeed feed suck sucking nanny lactation nursing sucker|