cuddle
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cuddle(
kuh
-
duhl
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to hug)
a. abrazar
Don't cuddle the hamster so hard, honey.No le abraces tan fuerte al hámster, cariño.
The little girl cuddled her favorite stuffed animal.La niñita abrazó a su peluche favorito.
b. apapachar
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Can I cuddle your little puppy?¿Puedo apapachar a tu cachorrito?
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to hug)
a. abrazarse
Jason and Laura cuddled in the movie theater.Jason and Laura se abrazaron en la sala de cine.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (hug)
a. el abrazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Noemi gave her brother a big cuddle.Noemí le dio un gran abrazo a su hermano.
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cuddle
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el abrazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to give somebody a cuddledar un abrazo a alguien
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. abrazar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a. arrimarse
to cuddle up to somebodyarrimarse a alguien
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cuddle [ˈkʌdl]
noun
abrazo (m)
transitive verb
abrazar; apapachar (informal); (Méx)
intransitive verb
[+two persons] abrazarse; estar abrazados
to cuddle down [+child in bed] acurrucarse (en la cama); to cuddle up to sb arrimarse a algn
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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