One man did the cradling and another the gathering and the binding into sheaves.
Cradling the radio against his chest, Brion rose to his feet.
No task save that of "cradling" surpassed in severity "binding on a station."
Frightened and astonished, Eveley soothed her, cradling her in her arms.
This rocky Scandinavian peninsula was cradling the masters of the world.