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English definition of “cuddle up”

cuddle up

phrasal verb with cuddle     /ˈkʌdl/ verb [I, T]
to sit or lie very close to someone: The children cuddled up to me to keep warm.Showing affectionTouching and feeling
(Definition of cuddle up from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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