Synonyms of cradle
1 cribDictionary • The baby sleeps in the cradle upstairs.
crib • She placed the baby back in its crib.
2 birthplaceDictionary • New York is the cradle of capitalism.
birthplace • Athens, the birthplace of the ancient Olympics.
source • the source of the Tiber
spring • the hidden springs of consciousness
origin • theories about the origin of life
wellspring • Nature has always been the wellspring of her art.
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birthplaceThe birthplace of something is the place where it began.
• Athens, the birthplace of the ancient Olympics.
• She placed the baby back in its crib.
Thesaurus for cradle from the Collins English Thesaurus
a baby's bed with enclosed sides, often with a hood and rockers