a small bed for a baby, especially one made so that it can be moved gently from side to side
the place where sth begins
a frame for supporting sth being built or repaired, or for doing certain jobs
the earliest years of one's life
"the birthplace of civilization"
"he was taught from the cradle never to cry"
"He cradles the child in his arms"
"He cradled the infant in his arms"
The district which was the cradle of heavy industry in Britain.
出自： A. Bevan
Her head was cradled against the inside of her arm.
出自： W. Styron