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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A baby bed with sides and rockers. Also: The place where something important began.

Usage examples (39)
  • Babies haven't any hair; Old men's heads are just as bare; Between the cradle and the grave Lies a haircut and a shave.
  • He was taught from the cradle never to cry
  • cradle gold
  • And in this cradle is a nice, fat, bright-eyed little baby. for more
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