Definitions for cradling
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cradling
the act of using a cradle
cutting a cask into two pieces lengthwise, to enable it to pass a narrow place, the two parts being afterward united and rehooped
the framework in arched or coved ceilings to which the laths are nailed
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Er Shun is demonstrating excellent maternal instincts and began cleaning and cradling the first cub soon after its birth, while this is wonderful news, the tiny cubs are very vulnerable at this size, so the next several hours and days will be critical to their survival.
I first saw President Reagan as a foot, highly polished brown cordovan wagging merrily on a hassock. I spied it through the door. It was a beautiful foot, sleek. Such casual elegance and clean lines! But not a big foot, not formidable, maybe a little ...frail. I imagined cradling it in my arms, protecting it from unsmooth roads.
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