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Noun: snuggling  snú-gu-ling
  1. Affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)
    - caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing, necking, petting, first base [US]
Verb: snuggle  snú-gul
  1. Move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cosy position
    "The children snuggled into their sleeping bags";
    - cuddle, nestle, nest, nuzzle, draw close, cosy up [Brit, Cdn], cozy up [N. Amer], cosy [Brit, Cdn], cozy [N. Amer]
  2. Position comfortably
    "The baby snuggled her head in her mother's elbow";
    - nestle

Type of: arousal, cling to, clutch, foreplay, hold close, hold tight, lay, place, pose, position, put, set, stimulation

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