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N-COUNT 摇篮 A cradle is a baby's bed with high sides. Cradles often have curved bases so that they rock from side to side.
N-COUNT (电话机的)听筒架 The cradle is the part of a telephone on which the receiver rests while it is not being used.
I dropped the receiver back in the cradle.
N-COUNT 支架;护架 A cradle is a frame which supports or protects something.
He fixed the towing cradle round the hull.
N-COUNT 发源地;发祥地 A place that is referred to as the cradle of something is the place where it began.
Mali is the cradle of some of Africa's richest civilizations.
...New York, the cradle of capitalism.
VERB 轻轻抱着(或捧着) If you cradle someone or something in your arms or hands, you hold them carefully and gently.
I cradled her in my arms...
He was sitting at the big table cradling a large bowl of milky coffee.
PHRASE 一生;一世;从生到死 If something affects you from the cradle to the grave, it affects you throughout your life.
The bond of brotherhood was one to last from the cradle to the grave.