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snug

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English

Etymology

From Provincial English snug (meaning tight, handsome); compare Icelandic snöggur (smooth), Old Danish snög (meaning neat), Swedish snygg.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
snug

Plural
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  1. (UK) small, comfortable back room in a pub

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Adjective

snug (not comparable)

Positive
snug

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. comfortable; cosy, cozy
  2. close-fitting

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Verb

Infinitive
to snug

Third person singular
snugs

Simple past
snugged

Past participle
-

Present participle
snugging

to snug (third-person singular simple present snugs, present participle snugging, simple past and past participle snugged)
  1. To make secure or snug.
  2. To snuggle or nestle.

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