Definition of snuggle in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsnəɡəl/


Settle or move into a warm, comfortable position: [no object]: I snuggled down in my sleeping bag [with object]: she snuggled her head into his shoulder
More example sentences
  • Lynn turned off the light before snuggling comfortably under the warm comforter.
  • I smile weakly through my still-flowing tears and snuggle into his warm embrace.
  • She couldn't help but snuggle against the warm comforter, taking in its scent and texture.
nestle, curl up, huddle (up), cuddle up, nuzzle, settle


Late 17th century: frequentative of the verb snug.

Words that rhyme with snuggle

juggle, smuggle, struggle

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Syllabification: snug·gle

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