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nestle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Nature
nestlenes‧tle /ˈnesəl/ verb 🔊 🔊 1 [intransitive, transitive always + adverb/preposition]COMFORTABLE to move into a comfortable position, pressing your head or body against someone or against something soft 🔊 Sarah lay there peacefully, the child nestling by her side. 🔊 He nestled his head against her shoulder.2 [intransitive always + adverb/preposition]DNBETWEEN literary to be surrounded by something, especially hills or countryside 🔊 a tiny village nestling among the foothills of the French Alps
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Examples from the Corpus
nestleSpecimens of this anemone have been seen with as many two dozen clown anemonefish nestled among their tentacles.Silk moved again, outflanked a control console, nestling down beside it as Delaney took over the lead.In the aftermath she nestled in his arms, forgetful of the time.Blue Ridge is nestled in the picturesque White Mountains.Leila cooks on a tiny gas stove nestled into the hold of one of the boats.
NestléNest‧lé /ˈnesəl, ˈnesleɪ/ trademark 🔊 🔊 a large international company that makes nescafé coffee and milk-based products such as chocolate and baby milk
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Verb table
nestle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theynestle
he, she, itnestles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theynestled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave nestled
he, she, ithas nestled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad nestled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill nestle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have nestled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam nestling
he, she, itis nestling
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you, we, theyare nestling
Past
I, he, she, itwas nestling
you, we, theywere nestling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been nestling
he, she, ithas been nestling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been nestling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be nestling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been nestling
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