verb (used with object), suck·led, suck·ling.
verb (used without object), suck·led, suck·ling.
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OTHER WORDS FROM suckleun·suck·led, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for suckle
It is Ma who suggests to Rose of Sharon that she suckle a starving man.
When they suckle their young, they take them in their paws, and present the breast to them like a woman.Buffon's Natural History. Volume IX (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon
Men cannot give birth to a child, nor can they suckle a child; they can only procreate children, or become fathers.The Sexual Life of the Child|Albert Moll
Man belongs to the highest class of vertebrates, the Mammals, which produce living young and suckle them.The New Stone Age in Northern Europe|John M. Tyler