snoo·​zle ˈsnü-zəl How to pronounce snoozle (audio)
snoozled; snoozling ˈsnü-zə-liŋ How to pronounce snoozle (audio)
chiefly dialectal
: nuzzle

Examples of snoozle in a Sentence

a trio of kittens were snoozling comfortably in the basket

Word History


perhaps blend of snooze and nuzzle

First Known Use

1831, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of snoozle was in 1831

Dictionary Entries Near snoozle

Cite this Entry

“Snoozle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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