1. cuddle, nestle, snuggle, embrace, embracing, embracement

usage: a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace


1. cuddle, snuggle, nestle, nest, nuzzle, draw close, cling to, hold close, hold tight, clutch

usage: 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"

2. cuddle, embrace, hug, bosom, squeeze

usage: hold (a person or thing) close, as for affection, comfort, or warmth; "I cuddled the baby"

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