Dandle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdændl|  American pronunciation of the word dandle
Brit.  |ˈdand(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word dandle

verb

- move (a baby) up and down in one's arms or on one's knees
- pet

the grandfather dandled the small child

Examples

...the college president is a past master at dandling wealthy alumni...

the grandfather dandled the small child

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: dandle
he/she/it: dandles
present participle: dandling
past tense: dandled
past participle: dandled
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