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Definition of swaddle verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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