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Correct spelling:
cradle
Definition:
bring up from infancy

Synonyms:

noun
artifact
cradle, rocker.
baby bed
bassinet, crib.
basket
creel, nacelle, pannier, panniers, creels, nacelles.
bed
bassinet, bed, berth, bunk, bunk bed, cot, crib, day bed, double bed, four-poster, hammock, hospital bed, single bed, sofa bed, fold-away bed, king-size bed, queen-size bed, roll-away bed.
beginning
babyhood, beginning, birth, commencement, conception, creation, dawn, derivation, earliness, embryo, emergence, genesis, hatching, inauguration, inception, infancy, introduction, nascency, nativity, origin, precursor, prelude, preparation, source, spring, sprout, start, stem.
childhood
infancy, puberty, schooldays, Juniority, Pupilage, tender age.
container
alembic, canister, carafe, cauldron, firkin, hod, hopper, jeroboam, jug, magnum, poke, pottery, reliquary, stein, vase, magnums, steins, canisters, carafes, vials, hoppers, HODS, humidors, alembics, humidor, cauldrons, firkins, jeroboams.
cradle
birthplace, place of origin, provenance, rock.
early childhood; origins
babyhood, beginning, birthplace, fount, fountain, fountainhead, infancy, nativity, nursery, origin, source, spring, wellspring, ultimate cause.
manger
creche, stables, creches.
small bed for baby
baby bed, bassinet, cot, crib, hamper, pannier, trundle bed, moses basket.
time
cradle.
verb
competition
cradle.
contact
cradle.
hold in arms; nurture
lull, nestle, nourish, nurse, rock, support, tend, watch over.
motion
cradle.
social
cradle.
Examples of usage:
  1. It is a very good fit and makes quite a nice cradle for her. – A Fool and His Money by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. Do the loves through which we pass from cradle to grave disappear without leaving even a tenderness to show where they have been? – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  3. Though fortune thus seemed to smile upon Drake's cradle, his boyhood proved to be a very stormy one indeed. – Elizabethan Sea Dogs by William Wood
  4. My brother, who, being fifteen years of age when my father died, three months before my birth, stood to me in the place of that father, and of mother, who died when I was still in the cradle- my brother loved a young girl who was brought up in a convent by the orders of the prince. – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  5. I know what a cradle is. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field

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