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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: nestling(0.01240 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to nestling.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: young bird not yet fledged [syn: baby bird]
2: a young person of either sex; “she writes books for
children”; “they're just kids”; "`tiddler' is a British
term for youngsters" [syn: child, kid, youngster, minor,
shaver, nipper, small fry, tiddler, tike, tyke,
English → English (gcide)
Nestle \Nes"tle\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Nestled; p. pr. & vb. n.
Nestling.] [AS. nestlian.]
1. To make and occupy a nest; to nest. [Obs.]
The kingfisher . . . nestles in hollow banks.
2. To lie close and snug, as a bird in her nest; to cuddle
up; to settle, as in a nest; to harbor; to take shelter.
Their purpose was to fortify in some strong place of
the wild country, and there nestle till succors
The children were nestled all snug in their beds
While visions of sugarplums danced in their heads.
(A Visit From
Night Before Christmas
3. To move about in one's place, like a bird when shaping the
interior of her nest or a young bird getting close to the
parent; as, a child nestles.
Nestling \Nes"tling\ n.
1. A young bird which has not abandoned the nest. --Piers
2. A nest; a receptacle. [Obs.] --Bacon.
Nestling \Nes"tling\, a.
Newly hatched; being yet in the nest.