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 for Coddled
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Coddle \Cod"dle\ (k[o^]d"d'l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Coddled
     (-d'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Coddling (-dl[i^]ng).] [Cf.
     Prov. E. caddle to coax, spoil, fondle, and Cade, a. & v.
     t.] [Written also codle.]
     1. To parboil, or soften by boiling.
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              It [the guava fruit] may be coddled.  --Dampier.
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     2. To treat with excessive tenderness; to pamper.
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              How many of our English princes have been coddled at
              home by their fond papas and mammas!  --Thackeray.
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              He [Lord Byron] never coddled his reputation.
                                                    --Southey.
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From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  30 Moby Thesaurus words for "coddled":
     baked, boiled, braised, broiled, browned, cooked, curried, deviled,
     fired, fricasseed, fried, grilled, heated, indulged, oven-baked,
     pampered, pan-broiled, parboiled, poached, roast, roasted, sauteed,
     scalloped, seared, shirred, spoiled, spoiled rotten, steamed,
     stewed, toasted
  
  

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