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 coddle coddle

verb

  • () treat with excessive indulgence  ( baby, cocker, cosset, featherbed, indulge, mollycoddle, spoil, pamper, coddle )
    treat with excessive indulgence
     grandparents often pamper the children
    grandparents often pamper the children
     Let's not mollycoddle our students!
    Let's not mollycoddle our students!
  • cook in nearly boiling water  ( coddle )
    cook in nearly boiling water
     coddle eggs
    coddle eggs