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Definition of the verb swaddle

What does swaddle mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: swaddled | swaddling | swaddles

  1. wrap in swaddling clothes

Alternative definition of the verb swaddle

verb

  1. To bind (a baby) with long narrow strips of cloth.

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Google previewThe Church School Journal (1895)

Swaddle means to wrap “P with a long bandage, which was the usual way to dress an infant. This custom, once very common, still obtains in some countries. Lying ill 8 manger. This would be a very unusual sight, and therefore of itself might ...

Google previewThe Syrian Christ (1916)

by Abraham Mitrie Rihbany

The swaddle is a piece of stout cloth about a yard square, to one corner of which is attached a long narrow band. The infant, with its arms pressed close to its sides , and its feet stretched full length and laid close together, is wrapped in the ...

Google previewThe Atlantic Monthly (1916)

The swaddle is a piece of stout cloth about a yard square, to one corner of which is attached a long narrow band. The infant, with its arms pressed close to its sides , and its feet stretched full length and laid close together, is wrapped in the ...

Google previewWrapping and Unwrapping Material Culture (2016)

Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives by Susanna Harris, Laurence Douny

A swaddle is a wrap or blanket. Wrapping Wrapping and swaddling are interconnected: swaddling derives from the Old English swathian, which means ' to wrap, bandage' (Marshall 2008). But in contrast to swaddling, which is associated with ...

Google previewThe Better Way to Care for Your Baby (2010)

A Week-by-Week Illustrated Companion for Parenting and Protecting Your Child Using the Latest and Sa by Robin Elise Weiss

And the best part is, all you need to swaddle is a baby and an appropriately sized blanket. Be sure to keep the baby wrapped tightly but not too tightly. A good rule is that your baby should be able to move, but not to break Bring either side ofthe ...

Google previewThe Sunday School Journal (1906)

Swaddling clothes — Swaddle means to tcrap or wind; hence, swaddling clothes would be clothes wrapped about an infant. According to the custom of the East, these were wrapped tightly about the whole body of the child, confining both ...

Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

by Christian Friderick Bay

to u" swaddle a Child. Svßbe, to ...

Google previewJohnson's Dictionary (2013)

A Modern Selection by Samuel Johnson

superstition / to swaddle supersti'tion. (1) Unnecessary fear or scruples in religion; observance of unnecessary and uncommanded rites or practices; religion without morality.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

r swaddle, swathe, or bind. See to Swa'ddling, n. J Swathe. To bind ; to lash with a band or strap, to lash, to flog, to beat.

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: R-S (1904)

by Joseph Wright

SWADDLE, sb} and v. 1 Irel. Cum ...

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Scrabble value of S1W4A1D2D2L1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of SWADDLE

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  • DAWDLES
  • WADDLES

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