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Synonyms for cuddleˈkʌd l

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cuddle, nestle, snuggle(verb)

    a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace

    snuggle, nestle, cuddle

  2. cuddle, snuggle, nestle, nest, nuzzle, draw close(verb)

    move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position

    "We cuddled against each other to keep warm"; "The children snuggled into their sleeping bags"

    come near, approach, nuzzle, nose, cuddle, nest, snuggle, draw near, nestle, come on, near, go up, draw close

  3. cuddle(verb)

    hold (a person or thing) close, as for affection, comfort, or warmth

    "I cuddled the baby"

    snuggle, nuzzle, nestle, nest, draw close

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cuddle(v. n.)

    snuggle, nestle, squat, lie close, lie snug

  2. cuddle(v. a.)

    hug, embrace

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

hug, hugsies, snuggle, curl

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