To take another person’s child legally as your own: adopt A little door for cats: cat flap To walk around in a relaxed manner: wander To move about without a particular purpose: roam To touch or to move your hand gently over skin, hair, or fur: stroke To put your arms around someone and hold them in a loving way: cuddle To press or crush something into a flat shape: squash Something attractive or soft and makes you want to cuddle it: cuddly