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noun as in baby bed

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Dan Evans, then the team’s assistant GM, was impressed with her smarts—and the fact that she didn’t get flustered when she entered his office and found a spit cloth on his shoulder and his 3-month-old baby napping in a crib.

From Time

Set up the base station within 100 feet of the baby’s crib and Bluetooth technology will transmit pulse rate and blood oxygen levels.

Gray lifted her daughter, just shy of two at the time, from her crib, telling her the family was going on a fun trip with the dogs.

Thinking this was strange, they later put in a video camera and then caught the father and the 19-year-old schoolmate of mine going from crib to crib fondling babies.

From Ozy

There’s no assumption of personal privacy in someone else’s crib.

From Ozy

Others cheated by taking crib sheets to the blackboard with them, concealing them from Jackson but not from the other students.

The American Academy of Pediatrics advocates for infants to be put to sleep in a bare crib to prevent SIDS.

A bed for people with special needs—essentially a large crib—can cost about $10,000.

He is now able to climb out of a regular crib, largely in virtue of his height.

After lunch, I put Julia in her crib for a nap, and though she struggled, the excitement of the day took her under.

Then, kindly and gently, the boy took Squinty over to the place where the corn crib was built on to the barn.

The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master's crib: but Israel hath not known me, and my people hath not understood.

A short time after, while Willy was asleep in his crib, his mamma went out to draw some water.

Among other things, the rhinoceros was knocked so heavily against the bars of his crib that they began to give way.

Hepzebiah never stirred in her crib, and Jehosophat lay dreaming of something very pleasant.


On this page you'll find 41 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to crib, such as: bunk, cot, rack, bassinet, bin, and box.

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