Origin of huddle
OTHER WORDS FROM huddlehuddler, nounhud·dling·ly, adverbun·hud·dle, verb (used with object), un·hud·dled, un·hud·dling.
How to use huddle in a sentence
He was the team’s hype man in the huddle after warmups, a role typically assumed by veterans, and the most vocal player on the sideline and between plays.Washington comes back to beat Bengals, 20-9, after rookie QB Joe Burrow leaves with injury|Nicki Jhabvala|November 22, 2020|Washington Post
We want to make sure the interactions and the huddle spaces, the places where visitors will gather, are spaced out enough.
When they need tissues from Mary’s desk, they stay in that tight huddle as they shuffle over.Three love stories about birds that will delight your heart|Laura Erickson|November 6, 2020|Popular-Science
Work from this observatory supplements observations by on-site researchers and has allowed Zitterbart’s team to develop mathematical models that accurately forecast penguin huddles.
This penguin, known as the mover, waddles in search of new neighbors in the relative warmth of the huddle’s leeward side.
Dozens of tearful family members huddled at the Surabaya and Singapore airports, anxiously awaiting news of loved ones.The Presumed Crash of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Is Nothing Like MH370|Lennox Samuels|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We huddled up and the boy snapped the photo, then handed me the camera.From Auschwitz to the White House: One Tailor’s American Tale|Martin Greenfield|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The rebels then turned their guns on the family huddled in the Opal.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet the tired, poor, huddled masses yearning to breathe free did not always find what they expected in America.‘The Harness Maker’s Dream:’ The Unlikely Ranch King of Texas|Nick Kotz|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Contestants, huddled on the couches of a communal room, clutched their faces in shock and some broke into sobs.
Elmer Spiker, mine host of the inn, was huddled close to the stove, and was reading by the light of a lamp.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
They huddled together until another shock threw them one upon another.
The people huddled together, and looked into each others' appalled faces, and no man said a word.
The point where we stood—a huddled, shivering group—faced the wider channels that led to the open sea and Finland.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
He was on the sand-bar before I could see him clearly, and coming straight toward where I was huddled in the brush.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
British Dictionary definitions for huddle
Derived forms of huddlehuddler, noun
Word Origin for huddle
Other Idioms and Phrases with huddle
see go into a huddle.