They huddle together on the central comb, with the queen in the midst of them, attended by her guard.
During a thunderstorm they huddle together and cannot be made to move.
Until dawn the Beechams could only huddle together in the small refuge Daddy contrived against the dripping, pricking blackness.
The birds love to huddle together in a row on a perch and twitter in chorus.
The girls began to get nervous, and several million of them seemed to huddle together as they discussed the situation.
Do not all booksellers like to huddle together as long as they can?
I'd be nothing but a corporation lawyer, a well-paid fetch-and-carry for the rich thieves that huddle together there.
They huddle together like sheep and believe that an ancient god has returned and is taking them away one by one.
They huddle together with fond caressing chatter, and chirp soft lullabies.
If we will huddle together as closely as we can with the bear-skin wrapped about us I think we can stand it.
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.
A conference; closed and intense discussion: He went into a huddle with his aides
: We'll have to huddle on that one
[1929+; fr the huddle, esp of the offensive team, before most plays in football]