cud·dle || 'kʌdl n. caress; hug, embrace v. hug closely, fondle, snuggle together

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  • cuddle — 01. Emily and Chris [cuddled] while they watched the movie. 02. The happy mother [cuddled] her new baby in her arms. 03. The little girl sat [cuddling] her kitten, and listening to it purr. 04. The young girl happily [cuddled] her new baby sister …   Grammatical examples in English

  • cuddle — I UK [ˈkʌd(ə)l] / US verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms cuddle : present tense I/you/we/they cuddle he/she/it cuddles present participle cuddling past tense cuddled past participle cuddled if you cuddle someone, you put your arms round… …   English dictionary

  • cuddle up — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms cuddle up : present tense I/you/we/they cuddle up he/she/it cuddles up present participle cuddling up past tense cuddled up past participle cuddled up to sit or lie with your body against someone else s… …   English dictionary

  • cuddle up — ˌcuddle ˈup [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they cuddle up he/she/it cuddles up present participle cuddling up past tense …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cuddle — 1. noun /ˈkʌ.dl/ A snuggle; an affectionate embrace, often used in conjunction with family members and close friends. 2. verb /ˈkʌ.dl/ a) To embrace affectionately, lie together snugly. The young lovers cuddled on the couch …   Wiktionary

  • cuddle — cud|dle1 [ kʌdl ] verb intransitive or transitive if you cuddle someone, you put your arms around them and hold them close to show that you like or love them: He took her in his arms and cuddled her. Couples were kissing and cuddling in corners …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cuddle — [[t]kʌ̱d(ə)l[/t]] cuddles, cuddling, cuddled V RECIP If you cuddle someone, you put your arms round them and hold them close as a way of showing your affection. [V n (non recip)] He cuddled the newborn girl... [pl n V] They used to kiss and… …   English dictionary

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