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cuddle up

To snuggle with someone or something. I left the room in disgust when my sister and her boyfriend started cuddling up to each other. The puppies cuddled up to their mother.
See also: cuddle, up

cuddle up with a (good) book

To make oneself cozy and comfortable while reading a book. A cold, rainy night like this just makes me want to stay home and cuddle up with a good book.
See also: book, cuddle, up

cuddle bunny

A term of affection for a romantic partner. I'm so glad you're home, my cuddle bunny! I miss you so much when you're away on business.
See also: bunny, cuddle

cuddle up

(to someone or something) and cuddle up (with someone) to nestle or snuggle close to someone or something to get warm or to be intimate. Let's cuddle up to the warmth, near the fireplace. She cuddled up with him and went to sleep.
See also: cuddle, up

cuddle up with a (good) book

 and curl up (with a (good) book)
to snuggle into a chair or bed comfortably to read a book. I want to go home and cuddle up with a good book. She went home and curled up with a good book.
See also: book, cuddle, up

cuddle up

(with someone) Go to cuddle up (to someone or something).
See also: cuddle, up

cuddle bunny

n. a female lover. All you want is a cuddle bunny with big tits! Grow up, Maxwell Wilson!
See also: bunny, cuddle
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There will also be a group cuddling session for the last hour of the day, as well as a conflict resolution cuddle session.
While practitioners like Hess have received substantial media attention--she appeared on America's Got Talent in July, cuddling celebrity judge Neil Patrick Harris until the other judges gave her the cold shoulder--only a handful of individuals appear to be doing it in anything approaching a full-time, ongoing way.
Madison's concern seems to be deeper than in other cities where similar businesses have set up shop as cuddling has grown into a cottage industry over the past decade.
"It's even been suggested they are doing something more than kissing and cuddling but I wouldn't be so bold as to say that."
Children everywhere will identify with the author's message: "Everybody likes a good cuddle." The simple illustrations--in bright colors with bold outlines--portray a variety of animals cuddling, including monkeys, elephants, kangaroos, crabs, and porcupines.
Most men prefer caressing womanly curves to cuddling up to a skeleton - but we don't always believe them.
He said: 'I think the dog kept her alive by cuddling next to her - the dog was almost as big as her and it was still cuddled round her when we found her.
Tacking on an extra $1,000 in semester fees for group therapy and puppy cuddling just isn't going to cut it.
What parent doesn't wax nostalgic about the bliss of cuddling a newborn infant?
Cuddling gives you a warm and cozy feeling, doesn't it?
From the Frequently Asked Questions file for alt.cuddle, an Internet newsgroup on which readers discuss "cuddling, hugging, huggling, and all form of friendly affection."
18, 2014, as a free app and gained users quickly thanksAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA to massive press cover With the tagline "Great things start with a hug," the app touted itself as "a location-based social-meeting app just for cuddling." A statement on its website said, "It's a way of finding people near you who are up for a cuddle, without any pressure or expectation." It was not meant to be another dating app.
People can go to Westgate Ark and spend an hour or two playing with, stroking and cuddling many of the tiny kittens.
Beware though, while cuddling is a great moodenhancer, we do recommend that you be selective over whom you choose to embrace; your boss or the window cleaner may not appreciate a cuddle as much as your spouse or your pet.
The 2lb pillow, which is available in the UK online at Wayfair for 35.99 pounds, allows the user to wrap themselves in the nook of an arm and be cuddled to sleep, and would be "a great gift for a friend or relative with a good sense of humour that would love to have a little more cuddling at night."