from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To lie or press close together; cuddle.
- intransitive v. To curl up closely or comfortably; nestle: snuggled happily under the covers.
- transitive v. To draw close or hold closely, as for comfort or in affection; hug.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An affectionate hug.
- n. The final remnant left in a liquor bottle.
- v. To lie close to another person or thing, hugging or being cosy.
- v. To move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To move one way and the other so as to get a close place; to lie close for comfort; to cuddle; to nestle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To move one way and the other to get close to something or some one; lie close for warmth or from affection; cuddle; nestle.
- To bring close for comfort or for affection; cuddle; nestle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
- v. position comfortably
- n. a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace
Frequentative of snug1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
First attested in 1687. snug + -le (“frequentative”); spelt with doubled ‘g’ to clarify pronunciation. (Wiktionary)