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swaddles

verb
present tense third-person singular of swaddle

Synonyms & Antonyms of swaddles

to wrap (someone, especially a baby) tightly with a blanket, pieces of cloth, etc.
  • He swaddled the baby in a blanket.

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“Swaddles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swaddles. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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