Definition of snuggle
: to curl up comfortably or cozily
1 : to draw close especially for comfort or in affection
2 : to make snug
Examples of snuggle in a sentence
The puppy snuggled up against the sleeping boy.
The boy snuggled close to his mother.
The dog snuggled its nose between the pillows.
The baby snuggled his head against my chest.
Origin and Etymology of snuggle
frequentative of 1snug
First Known Use: 1687
SNUGGLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of snuggle for English Language Learners
: to lie or sit close together in a comfortable position
: to place (something) close to or against someone or something
SNUGGLE Defined for Kids
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