Words Like DANDLE
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3 Alternative Words Similar to dandle
10 definitions of dandle
To move up and down on one's knee or in one's arms, in affectionate play, as an infant.
To treat with fondness, as if a child; to fondle; to toy with; to pet.
To play with; to put off or delay by trifles; to wheedle.
move (a baby) up and down in one's arms or on one's knees
To move (a small child) up and down on the knees or in the arms in a playful way: "Somebody who was dandled on Queen Victoria's knee must appear an old fogy” ( Edward, Duke of Windsor).
Narragansett Bay See seesaw. See Regional Note at teeter-totter.
To shake or move up and down in the arms or on the knee, as a nurse tosses or trots an infant; amuse by play.
Hence To fondle or make much of; treat as a child; pet; amuse.