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  Words related to cradle

Related / Similar Words: rocker, birthplace, place of origin, provenance

 

Definition:
  • a baby bed with sides and rockers;
  • a trough on rockers used by gold miners to shake earth in water in order to separate the gold;
  • where something originated or was nurtured in its early existence; "the birthplace of civilization";
  • birth of a person; "he was taught from the cradle never to cry";
  • run with the stick;
  • hold gently and carefully; "He cradles the child in his arms";
  • wash in a cradle; "cradle gold";
  • cut grain with a cradle scythe;
  • hold or place in or as if in a cradle; "He cradled the infant in his arms";
  • bring up from infancy;

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    Derivational Morphology: rocker

     

    Anagrams: Calder, credal

     

    Language Translations:
    Breton: kavell   Catalan: bressol  
    Danish: vugge   Dutch: wieg  
    Esperanto: lulilo   Finnish: kehto  
    French: berceau   German: Wiege  
    Greek: κούνια   Hebrew: עריסה  
    Hungarian: bölcső   Icelandic: vagga  
    Italian: culla   Japanese: 揺りかご  
    Portuguese: berço   Serbian: kolevka  
    Spanish: cuna   Swedish: vagga  
     
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