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hug

see definition of hug
  • nounembrace
  • verbhold close, cling to
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Synonyms for hug

noun embrace
  • affection
  • caress
  • clasp
  • clinch
  • lock
  • squeeze
  • bear hug
  • bunny hug
  • tight grip

Antonyms for hug

  • push
  • release
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More words related to hug

bear hug

noun. embracement
  • embrace
  • enfoldment
  • hug
  • scissors
  • squeeze
  • tight embrace

caress

verb. touch lovingly

caress

noun. loving touch

caressed

verb. touch lovingly

caresses

noun. loving touch

caresses

verb. touch lovingly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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