Teething

  • 1 Teething — Teeth ing, n. The process of the first growth of teeth, or the phenomena attending their issue through the gums; dentition. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 teething — (n.) 1724, from prp. of TEETHE (Cf. teethe) (v.) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 Teething — 9 month infant with right lower central incisor about to emerge... ..5 days later that incisor is visible …

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  • 4 teething — [[t]ti͟ːðɪŋ[/t]] VERB: only cont When babies are teething, their teeth are starting to appear through their gums, often causing them pain. Emma broke off a bit of rusk and gave it to Jacinta, who was teething... [V ing] Camomile has long been… …

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  • 5 Teething — Teeth Teeth, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Teethed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Teething}.] To breed, or grow, teeth. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 teething — noun Teething is used before these nouns: ↑ring …

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  • 7 teething — noun Etymology: teeth Date: 1732 1. the first growth of teeth 2. the phenomena accompanying growth of teeth through the gums …

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  • 8 teething — /tee dhing/, n. Dentistry. eruption of the deciduous teeth, esp. the phenomena associated with their eruption. [1725 35; TEETHE + ING1] * * * …

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  • 9 teething — noun The eruption, through the gums, of the milk teeth; dentition …

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  • 10 teething — Eruption or “cutting” of the teeth, especially of the deciduous teeth. SYN: odontiasis. * * * teeth·ing tē thiŋ n 1) the first growth of teeth 2) the phenomena accompanying the growth of teeth through the gums * * * teeth·ing (tēthґing) the… …

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  • 11 teething — tɪːð v. grow teeth (about an infant or child) …

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  • 12 teething — • Stealing …

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  • 13 teething — n. Dentition …

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  • 14 teething — teeth·ing …

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  • 15 teething — See: teethe …

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  • 16 teething — teeth•ing [[t]ˈti ðɪŋ[/t]] n. den eruption of the deciduous teeth, esp. the phenomena associated with their eruption • Etymology: 1725–35 …

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  • 17 teething — /ˈtiðɪŋ/ (say teedhing) noun 1. the first growth of teeth. 2. the phenomena associated with this. {teeth + ing1} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 teething — noun the eruption through the gums of baby teeth • Syn: ↑dentition, ↑odontiasis • Derivationally related forms: ↑teethe • Hypernyms: ↑growth, ↑growing, ↑maturation, ↑ …

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  • 19 teething troubles — plural noun 1. Pain and irritation caused by the cutting of teeth 2. (also teething problems) mechanical difficulties encountered on first using a new machine, etc or in the early stages of any undertaking • • • Main Entry: ↑teethe * * * teething …

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  • 20 teething problems — UK US noun [plural] minor problems that a new company, project, product etc may have in the beginning Thesaurus: small and minor problemssynonym people and things that cause worry or problemshyponym Variant: teething troubles * * * ˈteething… …

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