Synonyms Of yean

Definition Of yean

(of a sheep or goat) give birth to (a lamb or kid).

When the Riabhog days are done, the temperature rises, the lambs are yeaned under the hawthorn trees.

Example Of yean

  • the ewes yean in a yard or standing pen

  • The sheep yeaned without any bother and there was no need for overtime in the ‘maternity unit’.

  • When the Riabhog days are done, the temperature rises, the lambs are yeaned under the hawthorn trees.