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English definition of “cuddle”

cuddle

verb [I or T]     /ˈkʌd.l̩/
to put your arms around someone and hold them in a loving way, or (of two people) to hold each other close to show love or for comfort: She cuddled the baby and eventually it stopped crying. They sat in the back row of the cinema kissing and cuddling.Showing affectionTouching and feeling cuddle     noun [C] Come here and give me a cuddle.Showing affectionTouching and feeling
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