Snug

Definition of Snug

a.1.Close and warm; as, an infant lies snug.
2.Close; concealed; not exposed to notice.
Lie snug, and hear what critics say.
- Swift.
3.Compact, convenient, and comfortable; as, a snug farm, house, or property.
n.1.(Mach.) Same as Lug, n., 3.
v. i.1.To lie close; to snuggle; to snudge; - often with up, or together; as, a child snugs up to its mother.
[imp. & p. p. Snugged ; p. pr. & vb. n. Snugging.]
v. t.1.To place snugly.
2.To rub, as twine or rope, so as to make it smooth and improve the finish.

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