spoon-feed definition by Webster's New World
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spoon-feed definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb spoon-fed spoon-fed , spoon-feed·ing, spoon-feeds
- To feed (another) with a spoon.
- To treat (another) in a way that discourages independent thought or action, as by overindulgence.
- a. To provide (another) with knowledge or information in an oversimplified way.b. To provide (knowledge or information) in an oversimplified way.