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verb [intransitive/transitive] cuddle pronunciation in British English /ˈkʌd(ə)l/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theycuddle
he/she/itcuddles
present participlecuddling
past tensecuddled
past participlecuddled
  1. if you cuddle someone, you put your arms round them and hold them close to show that you like or love them

    He took her in his arms and cuddled her.

    Couples were kissing and cuddling in corners.

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