Definitions

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  • adv. So as to nestle.

Etymologies

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nestling +‎ -ly

Examples

  • It was pleasant beyond words to sit nestlingly in a pluffy chair, and hear about all the little lightly-treated scholarly day-before-yesterday things her father had used to talk of.

    The Rose-Garden Husband

  • Marjorie, settling herself more nestlingly in her corner of the window-seat; "and so when he said somewhere in the letter that anything he could ever do for me he would do on the wings of the wind, I wrote back and said yes, he could buy two tickets for the church fair.

    I've Married Marjorie

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