Share this entry

American English: /ˈswɑdl/
British English: /ˈswɒd(ə)l/

Translation of swaddle in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • Most rural and low-income women breastfeed, wrap, and swaddle their babies, sometimes for as long as two years.
    • Babies are swaddled in on their backs on traditional baby boards.
    • She was gone before her baby was properly swaddled, and her name was just about all Virginie knew of her.

Definition of swaddle in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: