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Hug

Pronunciation of Hug
/hˈʌɡ/, /hˈʌɡ/, /h_ˈʌ_ɡ/

Synonyms for hug:

Sense 1

ruck up, touchy-feely, buss, Embosom, ride up, pucker.

Sense 2

fall down, hold, breathe.

Sense 3

pat, pet, clasp.

Sense 4

enfold, ruffle, flow, bunch.

Sense 5

stretch.

Sense 6

hang.

Sense 8

bag.

Sense 9

physical.

Sense 12

fit.

Sense 20

run.

Other synonyms and related words:

crush, clench, bunch, bosom, adopt, buss, espouse, clinch, force, fit, clamp, gouge, contract, pucker, encompass, cover, bag, press, compact, ruffle, twinge, pat, enfold, stuff, thrust, constrict, Embosom, comprehend, felicitate, sweep up, pet, run, wedge, Enclasp, hold, breathe, clasp, shove, stretch, compress.

Sense 2 (noun)

hang, Embosom, clasp, bunch, bag, breathe, pucker, hold, ride up, flow, enfold, fit, fall down.

Sense 3 (noun)

ruffle, pat.

act (noun)

squeeze, clinch.

caress (noun)

squeeze, touch, feel.

embrace (noun)

clasp, caress, bear hug, clinch, squeeze.

hug (noun)

clinch, squeeze, embrace, bosom.

contact (verb)

embrace, squeeze, bosom.

endear (verb)

entice, ogle, romance, caress, nuzzle, court, flirt, cuddle, snuggle, charm, dally, bill and coo, seduce, woo, cherish, make love, spoon, endear, serenade, coddle.

greet (verb)

accost, vociferate, greet, smile, wave, approach, embrace, hail, nod, kowtow, curtsy, signal, shake hands with, kiss, welcome, receive, notice, acknowledge, salaam, salute, bow.

hold close, cling to (verb)

embrace, receive, press, enfold, welcome, cherish, cuddle.

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