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Word: coddle

Definition: treat gently; indulge excessively; pamper; mollycoddle; baby; cook in water just below boiling point; Ex. coddled eggs


More Vocab Words

::: marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
::: referendum - direct vote by all the people
::: expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
::: imply - suggest a meaning not expressed; signify
::: obstetrician - physician specializing in delivery(assisting in giving birth) of babies; N. obstetrics; CF. midwife
::: indissoluble - permanent; impossible to dissolve or disintegrate
::: citadel - fortress
::: monotheism - belief in one God
::: smelt - melt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
::: humility - humbleness of spirit