verb (used without object), hud·dled, hud·dling.
verb (used with object), hud·dled, hud·dling.
- hudson bay
Origin of huddle
Examples from the Web for huddle
I like to imagine you in Friday Night Lights in the huddle doling out orders to everybody.Michael B. Jordan: Playing a Black Superhero in 'Fantastic Four' Is a 'Huge Responsibility'|Kevin Fallon|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The House Armed Services Committee members are scheduled to huddle Tuesday for a classified briefing on Iraq.Top Republican: 'Disaster' If Obama Loses ISIS Vote, So Don't Go to Congress|Tim Mak|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On freezing days, there was no need to huddle outside the office for four minutes to suck down my dose.
I liked that they all said, ‘Huddle up dudes,’ and one would be smacking the other in the head, and it was really funny.Is ‘Mirror Mirror’ Starring Julia Roberts the Worst Movie of the Year?|Ramin Setoodeh|March 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They huddle in each other's offices, selectively sharing intelligence about their peers' machinations, real and imagined.
There had been a shower that had brought them into a sort of huddle on the road side.Rural Rides|William Cobbett
They were no sooner driven out than they would come in to huddle with the people.The Land of the Long Night|Paul du Chaillu
This is the story the robins tell as they huddle beneath the holly on the Eve of Christmas.Christmas Outside of Eden|Coningsby Dawson
Gila Bend had exasperated him because it was not the town it called itself, but a huddle of adobe huts.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
The action did not escape the gold washers, and they drew together in a huddle, chattering among themselves.Gold Out of Celebes|Aylward Edward Dingle
Word Origin for huddle
1570s, "to heap or crowd together," probably from Low German hudern "to cover, to shelter," from Middle Low German huden "to cover up," from Proto-Germanic *hud- (see hide (v.)). Cf. also Middle English hoderen "heap together, huddle" (c.1300). Related: Huddled; huddling. The noun is from 1580s. U.S. football sense is from 1928.
see go into a huddle.