English version

be weaned on something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe weaned on something phrasal verbEFFECT/INFLUENCEto be influenced by something from a very early age I was weaned on a diet of Hollywood fantasy. wean→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
be weaned on He was weaned on a diet of rigid discipline and duty.It is no exaggeration to maintain that Nizan was weaned on death.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day luck out to be lucky
Verb table
wean
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywean
he, she, itweans
> View More
Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyweaned
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave weaned
he, she, ithas weaned
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad weaned
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill wean
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have weaned
> View Less
Continuous Form
Present
Iam weaning
he, she, itis weaning
> View More
you, we, theyare weaning
Past
I, he, she, itwas weaning
you, we, theywere weaning
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been weaning
he, she, ithas been weaning
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been weaning
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be weaning
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been weaning
> View Less