Definition of canoodle in English:

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canoodle

Pronunciation: /kəˈnuːd(ə)l/

verb

[no object] informal
Kiss and cuddle amorously: she was caught canoodling with her boyfriend
More example sentences
  • An onlooker revealed, ‘They were cuddling, canoodling and kissing.’
  • So they were together, canoodling, and literally kissing and making-out for the paparazzi.
  • By the pool, couples are canoodling in red plastic pods which seem to contain water beds.

Origin

Mid 19th century (originally US): of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with canoodle

boodle, caboodle, doodle, feudal, noodle, poodle, strudel, udal

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Line breaks: ca|noo¦dle

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