nuzzle definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To rub or drive against gently with or as if with all the nose or snout: stroked and nuzzled the kitten.
    • To root or move with the snout.
    • To noursle or nurse; to foster; to bring up.
    • To nestle; to accommodate, as in a nest.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • which will make rubbing or pushing movements with or as though using nostrils or snout.
    • To nestle collectively.
    • to do business with the nose, like a swine in the dirt.
    • to choose mind poised like a swine, with nostrils down.
    • To hide your head, as a kid in mother's bosom; to nestle.
    • To loiter; to idle.
  • verb:
    • To touch some one or something using nose.
    • rub noses
    • dig out with all the snout
    • move or organize yourself in an appropriate and comfortable position
  • others:
    • To push the nostrils in or into; root with the nostrils.
    • to the touch or scrub with the nostrils; press or scrub the nostrils against.
    • to place a ring into the nose of (a hog).
    • To fondle closely, as a child.
    • To nursing assistant; foster; back.
    • To nose; burrow with all the nose; rub noses.
    • to the touch or feel some thing with all the nose.
    • to choose the nose toward the ground.
    • To nestle.
    • To loiter; idle.

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