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Definition of swaddle verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

swaddle

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˈswɑdl//
 
swaddle somebody/something (old-fashioned)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they swaddle
 
he / she / it swaddles
 
past simple swaddled
 
-ing form swaddling
 
 
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to wrap someone or something, especially a baby, tightly in clothes or a piece of cloth
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: swaddle