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intransitive verb (1)

dialectal, British
: to make a low murmuring sound


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intransitive verb (2)

dialectal, British : to huddle together (as from cold)
also : cuddle, snuggle
dialectal, British : cower, crouch

Word History


Intransitive verb (1)

frequentative of crood

Intransitive verb (2)

probably frequentative of Scots crood to crowd, from Middle English crouden

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“Croodle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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