used in Frankenstein
only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
to adapt to
in various senses, including:
- "She was weaned at 3 months." — a mammal's adaption to the removal of breastmilk (note this is the unqualified sense)
- "I weaned myself from cigarettes." — adapted to the gradual removal of
- "I was weaned on progressive principals" — raised on or adapted to at a very early age.
- The first of those sorrows which are sent to wean us from the earth had visited her, and its dimming influence quenched her dearest smiles.
Chapter 9 (44% in)
wean = help adapt to the gradual removal of
There are no more uses of "wean" in Frankenstein.