- To snuggle is to move into a warm position, or to cuddle.
- When you get cozy underneath a blanket, this is an example of a time when you snuggle in.
- When you cuddle up with your spouse, this is an example of a time when you snuggle.
snuggle definition by Webster's New World
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intransitive verb snuggled, snuggling
to lie closely and comfortably; nestle; cuddle, as for warmth, in affection, etc.
Origin: frequentative of snug
to hold or draw close or in a comfortable position; cuddle; nestle
snuggle definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb snug·gled, snug·gling, snug·gles verb, intransitive
- To lie or press close together; cuddle.
- To curl up closely or comfortably; nestle: snuggled happily under the covers.
To draw close or hold closely, as for comfort or in affection; hug.
Origin: Frequentative of snug1.