AskDefine | Define swaddle

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swaddle v : wrap in swaddling clothes; "swadddle the infant" [syn: swathe]

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

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swaddle in German: Pucken
swaddle in Dutch: Inbakeren

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