knuddeln

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Belonging to knautschen (to squeeze) and ultimately to Knoten (knot), thus originally meaning "to embrace". Compare English squeeze in the meaning of "embrace tightly".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈknʊdəln/, [ˈknʊdəln], [ˈknʊdl̩n]

Verb[edit]

knuddeln (third-person singular simple present knuddelt, past tense knuddelte, past participle geknuddelt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to cuddle

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