mothering in a sentence

Example sentences for mothering

Schizophrenia was thought to be due to poor mothering.
Such knowledge is crucial for understanding normal as well as abusive and neglectful mothering.
Not that people say mothering, or parenting in general, is easy.
Despite all the truly wonderful and good things about breastfeeding, breastfeeding is not mothering.
Magisterial treatment of mothering behavior in humans and primates.
And everywhere, it seems, there's a doll that needs mothering.
She spends so much of its early years mothering her younger sisters that her later childlessness seems fated.

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