Engaging vs Cuddly - What's the difference?

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Engaging is a related term of cuddly.


As adjectives the difference between engaging and cuddly

is that engaging is that engages the attention; engrossing, interesting; enthralling while cuddly is suitable for cuddling, designed to be cuddled.

As a verb engaging

is .

engaging

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • That engages the attention; engrossing, interesting; enthralling.
  • I found the first of the Harry Potter books a very engaging read.
  • Charming; attractive, especially of a manner or behaviour.
  • Beauty, of course, and a bright, engaging personality — or at least the ability to fake one — are prerequisites for entering the Miss World competition.

    Derived terms

    * engagingness * unengaging

    Synonyms

    * (that engages the attention) absorbing, compelling, engrossing, enthralling, interesting * (charming) appealing, attractive, sweet

    Antonyms

    * (that engages the attention) boring, dull, unengaging, uninteresting * (charming) boorish, rude, uncivil, uncivilised

    Verb

    (head)
  • cuddly

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Suitable for cuddling, designed to be cuddled.
  • Synonyms

    * cuddlesome

    Derived terms

    * cuddly toy