how to pronounce breastfeed


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The above transcription of breastfeed is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

breastfeed is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of breastfeed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… um struggling to breastfeed and then you …”

meanings of breastfeed


  1. To feed (a baby) milk via the breasts; to suckle; to nurse.
  2. To nurse, to suck milk from a breast.

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