Cuddle is defined as to hold close and lovingly or to snuggle.(verb)
An example of to cuddle is for a cat to curl up on her owner's chest.
The definition of a cuddle is a hug or an act of snuggling.(noun)
An example of a cuddle is two cats curling up with each other.
See cuddle in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Early ModE, to make comfortable, prob. < ME (northern dial.) *cudelen for *couthelen (for -d, see fiddle) < couth, known, hence acquainted with, comfortable with (see ) + -le, freq. suffix
See cuddle in American Heritage Dictionary 4
cud·dleverb cuddled cud·dled, cuddling cud·dling, cud·dles verb, transitive
Origin: Origin unknown.
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