In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1acurrucarsewe snuggled (down) under the blankets — nos acurrucamos bajo las mantas
- I found them snuggled (up) on the settee — los encontré acurrucados en el sofá
- he snuggled up against her — se le arrimó
- When chill in the air touches the bone, the body yearns to snuggle into warm clothing.
- I snuggled into my warm bed and shut my eyes, in anticipation of a blissful sleep.
- Imagine snuggling up in front of your own log fire while outside the north wind blows a bitter warning of frosty times ahead.
- Lynn turned off the light before snuggling comfortably under the warm comforter.
- For tonight at least it's cool here in Texas and snuggling under those blankets sounds mighty good.
- Sliding across the seat, she snuggled close, her breath warming his neck.
- She couldn't help but snuggle against the warm comforter, taking in its scent and texture.
- Mira smiled ever so slightly in her sleep and moved a little, snuggling down under the coat.
- Still, she was running and swimming and snuggling in bed with me.
- However, it's hard to be seriously annoyed when you have a cat snuggling you and giving you gentle licks, as mine just did.
- I snuggle my head back into the soft, warm fabric of the sofa and doze again.
- So, if you zealously guard your privacy and love snuggling alone in the bunk bed and chewing a chocolate, a job on a ship is not for you.
- I've got a rip-roaring book to read, some projects to work on and lots of warm clothes to snuggle up in.
- But I simply can't resist turning back the duvet, snuggling up to my son and going back to sleep.
- I smile weakly through my still-flowing tears and snuggle into his warm embrace.
- I snuggled even closer to his warm body, trying to absorb the heat into my cold one.
- I grumbled with my face in my warm pillow as I snuggled deeper into bed.
- I snuggle back down into the blanket, my toes warm, my fingers warm, and my eyes still comfortably closed.
- I roll over, snuggling deeper into the warm quilts, hoping to slip back into sleep.
- She moved closer, snuggling into his side as she reveled in the emotions that made her feel alive.
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