feeding bottle

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n feeding bottle a vessel fitted with a flexible teat and filled with milk or formula; used as a substitute for breast feeding infants and very young children
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Feeding bottle a bottle with a rubber nipple (generally with an intervening tube), used in feeding infants.
    • Feeding bottle See under Bottle.
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Usage

In literature:

Do you hear the man, and her round as a bottle from the fine filling feeding.
"The Wind Bloweth" by Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
The "feeding bottle" is practically unknown in his country.
"Bulgaria" by Frank Fox
Collect a few flies and put them in a bottle and drop in with them just a few crumbs of sugar and watch them feed.
"An Elementary Study of Insects" by Leonard Haseman
I hope you will bottle-feed this one!
"The Squirrel-Cage" by Dorothy Canfield
There wasn't no feeding-bottles in them days, and the little one was missing the poor dead mawther mortal.
"Capt'n Davy's Honeymoon 1893" by Hall Caine
We couldn't have her any younger, because there would be bottles, and expert feeding, and well, you know, all those things.
"Turn About Eleanor" by Ethel M. Kelley
The cleanliness of the bottle, when it is necessary to feed the baby from one, is very important.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
One more observation with reference to bottle-feeding may not be out of place.
"The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases" by Charles West, M.D.
They require the india-rubber tube and the feeding-bottle.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
She had had him from a baby, and used to feed him in his infant days from a bottle by the kitchen fire.
"The Humourous Story of Farmer Bumpkin's Lawsuit" by Richard Harris
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In poetry:

There's a damper in the ashes, tea and sugar in the bags,
There's whips of feed and shelter on the sandridge for the nags,
There's gidya wood about us and water close at hand,
And just one bottle left yet of the good Glenlivet brand.
"Westward Ho!" by Harry Breaker Morant

In news:

Feed a calf a bottle of milk.
Or even trying to feed or touch it -- is obviously not smart, and people need to understand that the bottle-nosed dolphin that plies the waterways of Lakeshore Estates near Slidell is not a pet.
This video shows the birth and bottle feeding of the new calf, who has been named "Vicky" ( Nacimiento de Vicky – Loro Parque means 'Birth of Vicky' – Loro Parque).
Scott McIntyre/Staff Sally Reisinger, a receptionist at the Humane Society of Naples bottle feeds a three week old kitten on Wednesday May 2, 2012.
Young Sable Antelope Gets Bottle-Feeding.
Young sable antelope gets bottle-feeding.
Goat handler Paulie Castillo of Westminster bottle feeds famished baby goats at the Double R Ranch Transitional Living facility.
Volunteer Marissa Spencer bottle-feeds a water buffalo while Heidi Baillos and Charlotte Struckhoff pet the animal Saturday at the South Farm Showcase at MU's South Farm.
After the mother of the one-month old antelope stopped feeding it zookeepers intervened and now feed the antelope daily milk from a bottle.
Feed the calves bottles 3.
Kate Rhodes, 24, says she has been accused of being a bad mother while bottle-feeding her 6-month-old son, Dylan.
Germany hobby shepherd Wolfgang Grensens bottle feeds his lamb Wally as his Australian shepherd dogs play in Luebeck, Germany.
Bacon bottle feeds a rather hungry giraffe.
Bottle feeds one of the four calves born last week to one of his Red Angus beef cows as his wife Ruby watches.
Keith Sistad, Fosston, bottle feeds one of the four calves born last week to one of his Red Angus beef cow as his wife Ruby watches.
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