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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To support protectively or intimately.

Usage examples (40)
  • Noun : Boston was the cradle of the American Revolution
  • The Captain cradled the baby girl throughout the ceremony, surrounded by his favorite male and female concubines.
  • "cradled" the dying man in his arms after Martin stabbed him.
  • He leaned over and cradled it against his stomach. for more
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