Cud·dle v. i. [imp. & p. p. Cuddled p. pr. & vb. n. Cuddling ] To lie close or snug; to crouch; to nestle.
She cuddles low beneath the brake;
Nor would she stay, nor dares she fly. --Prior.
Cud·dle, v. t. To embrace closely; to fondle.
Cud·dle, n. A close embrace.
n : a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace [syn:
v 1: move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position;
"We cuddled against each other to keep warm"; "The
children snuggled into their sleeping bags" [syn: snuggle,
nestle, nest, nuzzle, draw close]
2: hold (a person or thing) close, as for affection, comfort,
or warmth; "I cuddled the baby"