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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a small secluded room;
[syn: cubby, cubbyhole, snuggery, snug]


ADJECTIVE (4)

1. offering safety; well protected or concealed;
- Example: "a snug harbor"
- Example: "a snug hideout"

2. fitting closely but comfortably;
- Example: "a close fit"
[syn: close, snug, close-fitting]

3. well and tightly constructed;
- Example: "a snug house"
- Example: "a snug little sailboat"

4. enjoying or affording comforting warmth and shelter especially in a small space;
- Example: "a cozy nook near the fire"
- Example: "snug in bed"
- Example: "a snug little apartment"
[syn: cozy, cosy, snug]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snug \Snug\, n. (Mach.) Same as Lug, n., 3. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snug \Snug\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Snugged; p. pr. & vb. n. Snugging.] To lie close; to snuggle; to snudge; -- often with up, or together; as, a child snugs up to its mother. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snug \Snug\, v. t. 1. To place snugly. [R.] --Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] 2. To rub, as twine or rope, so as to make it smooth and improve the finish. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Snug \Snug\, a. [Compar. Snugger; superl. Snuggest.] [Prov. E. snug tight, handsome; cf. Icel. sn["o]ggr smooth, ODan. sn["o]g neat, Sw. snugg.] 1. Close and warm; as, an infant lies snug. [1913 Webster] 2. Close; concealed; not exposed to notice. [1913 Webster] Lie snug, and hear what critics say. --Swift. [1913 Webster] 3. Compact, convenient, and comfortable; as, a snug farm, house, or property. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

snug adj 1: offering safety; well protected or concealed; "a snug harbor"; "a snug hideout" 2: fitting closely but comfortably; "a close fit" [syn: close, snug, close-fitting] 3: well and tightly constructed; "a snug house"; "a snug little sailboat" 4: enjoying or affording comforting warmth and shelter especially in a small space; "a cozy nook near the fire"; "snug in bed"; "a snug little apartment" [syn: cozy, cosy, snug] n 1: a small secluded room [syn: cubby, cubbyhole, snuggery, snug]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

143 Moby Thesaurus words for "snug": airtight, airworthy, anal, autistic, bashful, bold, brief, brusque, burrow, casual, cheerful, chipper, close, close-tongued, closemouthed, comfortable, comfy, commodious, compact, concise, contented, convenient, cosy, cozy, croodle, cuddle, curt, cushioned, cushiony, cushy, dinky, dissociable, dumb, dustproof, dusttight, easeful, easy, economical of words, fast, firm, fit for sea, friendly, gasproof, gastight, hermetic, hermetically sealed, homelike, homely, homey, homish, incompatible, indisposed to talk, insociable, intimate, laconic, lightproof, lighttight, lived-in, luxurious, mopey, mopish, morose, mum, mute, neat, nestle, nongregarious, nuzzle, oilproof, oiltight, orderly, peaceful, plain, quiet, rainproof, raintight, relaxing, reposeful, restful, roomy, sea-kindly, sealed, seaworthy, self-contained, self-sufficient, sheltered, shipshape, short, shut fast, silent, simple, sleek, slick, smart, smokeproof, smoketight, snug down, snug up, socially incompatible, soft, sparing of words, speechless, spick-and-span, spruce, staunch, stiff, stormproof, stormtight, sullen, taciturn, tender, terse, tidy, tight, tight-lipped, tongue-tied, trig, trim, tuck in, unclubbable, uncluttered, uncommunicative, uncompanionable, uncongenial, unfriendly, ungenial, unloquacious, unpretending, unsociable, unsocial, untalkative, warm, water-repellant, waterproof, watertight, weatherly, well-cared-for, well-groomed, well-to-do, windproof, windtight, word-bound, wordless