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canoodle

play
verb ca·noo·dle \kə-ˈnü-dəl\

Simple Definition of canoodle

  • : to hug and kiss another person in a sexual way

Full Definition of canoodle

ca·noo·dledca·noo·dling play \-ˈnü-dliŋ, -ˈnü-dəl-iŋ\

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  pet, fondle <lovers canoodling in the park>

Examples of canoodle

  1. Two lovers were canoodling on a park bench.



Origin of canoodle

perhaps from English dialect canoodle, noun, donkey, fool, foolish lover


First Known Use: 1859

Rhymes with canoodle


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