Teething

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

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 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

  • 3 teething ring — noun Date: 1872 a usually rubber or plastic ring for a teething infant to bite on …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

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

    Wikipedia

  • 5 teething ring — a circular ring, usually of plastic, ivory, bone, etc., on which a teething baby can bite. [1890 95, Amer.] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 6 teething ring — noun An object designed for a baby or toddler to chew during the teething stage …

    Wiktionary

  • 7 teething troubles — noun Small problems such as are to be expected with some any new and untried system or product. Syn: teething problems …

    Wiktionary

  • 8 teething problems — UK US noun [plural] (also teething troubles) ► problems connected with a new product, or problems at the beginning of a process or activity: »Teething problems with a new operations system adversely affected the retailer s performance.… …

    Financial and business terms

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

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 teething troubles — teething .troubles also teething .problems n [plural] small problems that you have when you first start doing a new job or using a new system …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 teething problems — teething ,problems or teething ,troubles noun plural minor problems that a new company, project, product, etc. may have in the beginning …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 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… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 teething problems — N PLURAL If a project or new product has teething problems, it has problems in its early stages or when it first becomes available. [BRIT] There are bound to be teething problems with something so new …

    English dictionary

  • 15 teething troubles — N PLURAL Teething troubles are the same as teething problems. [BRIT] As the director of the project explains, there are still a few teething troubles to overcome …

    English dictionary

  • 16 teething problems —    The problems that a project has when it s starting are the teething problems.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    The difficulties encountered during the initial stage of an activity or project are called teething problems.     We had some …

    English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • 17 teething ring — noun a small ring for an infant to bite on while teething …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 18 teething troubles — (also teething problems) plural noun short term problems that occur in the early stages of a new project …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 teething problems — problems that you experience in the early stages of an activity. There were the usual teething troubles at the start of the project, but that s to be expected. Many marriages go through teething problems in the first few months …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 20 teething troubles — problems that you experience in the early stages of an activity. There were the usual teething troubles at the start of the project, but that s to be expected. Many marriages go through teething problems in the first few months …

    New idioms dictionary


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