Translation of "nestle" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈnes.l̩/ us

to rest yourself or part of your body in a warm, comfortable, and protected position

acurrucarse, estar enclavado
She nestled (her head) against his shoulder.

to be in, or put something in, a protected position, with bigger things around it

Bregenz is a pretty Austrian town that nestles between the Alps and Lake Constance.

(Translation of “nestle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈnesl/

to lie close together as if in a nest

The children nestled together for warmth.

to settle comfortably

She nestled into the cushions.

(Translation of “nestle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)