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Definition of the noun nestle

What does nestle mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: nestles

  1. a close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace

Definition of the verb nestle

What does nestle mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: nestled | nestling | nestles

  1. move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
  2. lie in a sheltered position
    • example: The little cottage nestles in the forest
    • lexical domain: Stative - verbs of being, having, spatial relations
    • more generic word: lie = be located or situated somewhere
  3. position comfortably
    • example: The baby nestled her head in her mother's elbow
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • synonym of nestle: snuggle
    • more generic words: lay / place / pose / position / put / set = put into a certain place or abstract location

Alternative definition of the verb nestle


  1. To settle oneself comfortably and snugly.
    • To press oneself against another affectionately.
    • To lie half-hidden or in shelter.
    • [archaic, ornithology] To build or sit upon a nest.


    1. Nestle a.k.a. Nestlé S.A. is a Swiss multinational food and beverage company headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland. It is the largest food company in the world measured by revenues.
    2. Nestle is a brand.


    1. "Nestle" a.k.a. "Nestlé" is a book by Friedhelm Schwarz.
      • also known as "Nestlé: the secrets of food, trust and globalization"
    2. "Nestle" is a book by Praphulla Prabhākara.
      • also known as "Nestle: novel"


    "Nestle" a.k.a. "Nestlé" is a composition.

    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Nestle

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    Google preview20 Wonderful Ways to Make Money from Your Own Computer (2014)

    by Diana Tan

    Nestle is a good share to invest for the long term since people always need to eat . By the way, Nestle is the world's biggest food producer – making the famous Milo, Nestle, Maggi noodles, Nestum, Purina pet food to name a few. Nevertheless ...

    Google previewAnnual Report of the American Bible Society (1916)

    by American Bible Society

    Nestle is the most competent to prepare and edit the Greek New Testament. Prof. B. F. Weidner, D.D., LL.D., says : " It is the best working edition of all the manual editions of a critical text, and deserves to become every student's vade-mecum.

    Google previewMultinational Corporations and the Impact of Public Advocacy on Corporate Strategy (2012)

    Nestle and the Infant Formula Controversy by S. Prakash Sethi

    Organizational Structure Nestle is a management-controlled company with an operating philosophy characterized by strong central financial control. Its organization is hierarchical with clearly established rules and procedures. However, within ...

    Google previewAGING: WARNING - Navigating Life's MEDICAL, MENTAL & FINANCIAL MINEFIELDS (2015)

    by Sharon Sebastian

    Marion Nestle is a Paulette Goddard Professor ...

    Google previewBooks That Cook (2014)

    The Making of a Literary Meal by Melissa Goldthwaite

    Nestle is the author of three prizewinning books, including Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health, Safe Food: The Politics of Food Safety, and What to Eat. CAITLIN NEWCOMER is a doctoral candidate in ...

    Google previewEuropean Industrial Restructuring in the 1990s (2016)

    by Karen Cool, Damien J. Neven, Ingo Walter

    For example, Nestle is the world's biggest food company with over half of its sales in Europe while Unilever is the world's largest manufacturer of personal goods ( everything from soap to margarine). For two decades these firms have grown by ...

    Google previewBrand Identity Factors: Developing a Successful Islamic Brand (2013)

    by Vedad Alihodzic

    Indeed, Nestle is the leading brand, with estimated sales of €3 billion annually ( ibid.). These companies have recognised the huge market and see especially Malaysia (Rezai, 2008) and Brunei (Temporal, 2011) as the main hubs. However ...

    Google previewMarketing in the Cyber Era: Strategies and Emerging Trends (2013)

    Strategies and Emerging Trends by Ghorbani, Ali

    Nestle is a leading company in this field. This company has started a Halal committee and also distinct facilities for its Halal products since 1980s. As a result, this company has gained $3.6 ...

    Google previewElements of Multinational Strategy (2007)

    by Keith Head

    Nestle is a replicator. A replication form in food products makes some ...

    Google previewEnterprise Resource Planning (2011)

    by Ray

    NESTLE GLOBE PROJECT— A SUCCESSFUL EXAMPLE OF GLOBAL ROLLOUT Company Background Nestle is the largest food and beverage company in the world with sales of USD $71 billion in 2005. It is the world's largest coffee ...

    Google previewManagement of Organizational Change (2006)

    Leveraging Transformation by K Harigopal

    Nestle is a food company well recognized for its global expansion.

    Google previewThe Academy and Literature (1896)

    Nestle is a professor. The opening paper refers to a newspaper report, which appears to be rather premature than incorrect, that there has been a ...

    Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Switzerland (2007)

    by Leo Schelbert

    Being disturbed by infant mortality, Nestle turned to the issue of infant feeding and developed a milk flour made of condensed milk and a spe— cially baked pulverized bread. In the same year, Charles Page (1847—1910) from Dixon, Illinois, ...

    Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Lesbian and Gay Liberation Movements (2013)

    by JoAnne Myers

    NESTLE, JOAN (1940– ). A writer and activist on butch-femme relationships, working-class lesbians, and lesbian rights, Nestle is ...

    Google previewEncyclopedia of Lesbian Histories and Cultures (2013)

    by Bonnie Zimmerman

    Nestle, Joan.

    Google previewEncyclopedia of Childbearing (1993)

    Critical Perspectives by Barbara Katz Rothman

    Nestle, though stating publicly in 1981 that it would follow the WHO/UNICEF Code, continued to violate its principles despite some changes in marketing practices. However, by 1983 the company appeared to be making real changes, and the ...

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    Small photo of Minsk, Belarus - March 13, 2018: Shelves for sale in store with Packages with natural coffee Nescafe. Belongs to Nestle since 1938.Small photo of Minsk, Belarus - March 13, 2018: Shelves for sale in store with Packages with natural coffee Nescafe. Belongs to Nestle since 1938.Small photo of MELAKA, MALAYSIA - April 13, 2018 : Nestle coco crunch on shelf rack display in the Tesco store.Small photo of Klang , Malaysia - May 26, 2018 : Hand hold Nestle Nescafe Smoovlatte Mocha on the shelf in Local MartSmall photo of Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, 24th March 2018 - Nestle Crunch is a chocolate wafer that so delicious and popular aming kidsSmall photo of Econsave ,Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia - May 2018 : Packs of Nestle Omega Plus Oat brand on the supermarket shelf .Small photo of LONDON, UK -DECEMBER 07, 2017: Kit Kat chunky chocolate bar white chocolate on white background. Bars Kit Kat is produced by Nestle company. More...

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    Quotes about Nestle

    Intimacy – Privacy,
    To fondle – to nestle,
    To command – to respond,
    One needs both poles
    To balance his own pole.
    09.11.99 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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    Scrabble value of N1E1S1T1L1E1

    The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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