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Synonyms for nuzzle
ˈnʌz əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cuddle, snuggle, nestle, nest, nuzzle, draw closeverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    come near, approach, nose, cuddle, nest, snuggle, draw near, nestle, come on, near, go up, draw close

  2. nuzzle, noseverb

    rub noses

    Synonyms:
    poke, intrude, scent, nose, pry, wind, cuddle, nest, snuggle, nestle, horn in, draw close

  3. nuzzleverb

    dig out with the snout

    "the pig nuzzled the truffle"

    Synonyms:
    snuggle, nose, nestle, nest, draw close, cuddle

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How to use nuzzle in a sentence?

  1. Leah Greenbaum:

    When Miriam is having a tantrum we do this nuzzle command, and he literally has gotten her out of a tantrums, and he’s actually helped her stay calm and makes transitions better- getting her to go to bed, getting her to leave a store, he’s just eased it all.

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