Wet-nurse meaning

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A woman who suckles another woman's child.
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One who treats another with excessive care or solicitude.
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To serve as wet nurse for.
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To treat with excessive care.
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A woman hired to suckle another's child.
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To act as wet nurse to.
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To give overly careful attention to.
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A woman hired to suckle another woman's child.
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(figuratively, by extension) Someone who treats someone else with excessive care.
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To act as a wet nurse (in either sense.)
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Alternative spelling of wet nurse.
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