swaddling clothes

plural noun

Definition of swaddling clothes

  1. 1 :  narrow strips of cloth wrapped around an infant to restrict movement

  2. 2 :  limitations or restrictions imposed on the immature or inexperienced

1526

First Known Use of swaddling clothes

1526


SWADDLING CLOTHES Defined for English Language Learners

swaddling clothes

noun

Definition of swaddling clothes for English Language Learners

  • : narrow strips of cloth that were wrapped around babies in the past

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