a region and medieval duchy in SW Germany: it constituted the area presently included in the states of Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria, in S Germany.
a region and former duchy (from the 10th century to 1313) of S Germany, now part of Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria: part of West Germany until 1990 German name Schwaben (ˈʃvaːbən)
noun 1. a region and medieval duchy in SW Germany: it constituted the area presently included in the states of Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria, in S Germany. adjective 1. of or relating to the German region of Swabia or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Swabia noun 1. a region and former duchy […]
adjective 1. (slang) in a state of intoxication, stupor, or euphoria induced by drugs or alcohol -sville
verb (used with object), swaddled, swaddling. 1. to bind (an infant, especially a newborn infant) with long, narrow strips of cloth to prevent free movement; wrap tightly with clothes. 2. to wrap (anything) round with bandages. noun 3. a long, narrow strip of cloth used for swaddling or bandaging. verb (transitive) 1. to wind a […]
plural noun 1. clothes consisting of long, narrow strips of cloth for swaddling an infant. 2. long garments for an infant. 3. the period of infancy or immaturity, as of a person, or incipience, as of a thing: Nuclear energy is still in its swaddling clothes. 4. rigid supervision or restriction of actions or movements, […]