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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to hug:   (153 results)

Often used in the same context:
bear hug, kiss, hello, smile, greeting, pats, cuddle, teary, handshake, whoop, sobbing, smooch, standing ovation, nuzzle, noogie, ovation, shout, congratulations, grinning, cheers, goodbye, clap, backrub, applause, pep talk, laugh, yell, tearful, hollered, giggle, lovey, kneeled, cried, shyly, weeping, clasping, sendoff, goosebumps, beseechingly, autograph, gestured, tears, smacker, mobbed, goodnight, chuckle, consoling, sigh, howdy, motioning, kissy, affectionate, cradled, daps, shrieked, razzing, beaming, sponge bath, congratulatory, warmly, blarney stone, cartwheels, caress, goose bumps, serenade, buenos dias, encouragement, verklempt, playfully, pleasantries, fives, belly laugh, cooed, bawling, farewells, amen, pleadingly, cupped, dap, cheshire cat, hugger, hiney, bashfully, grimace, shove, shimmy, mazel tov, glared, joyous, smirk, snog, screamed, quizzically, yelped, imploringly, bouquet, grandmamma, jubilant, squealed, winked, wedgie, cordially, hugs, pat, squeeze, embrace, tug, clasp, peck, shake, slap, jab, kick, whack, gulp, gust, jolt, footless, beginningless, comradely, fond, fonder, fumbling, graceful, halfway, hilarious, hoop, jolliest, languorous, maddest, merrier, motherly, sacred, selfsame, sickly, sisterly, snaky

More specific:
cuddle, interlock, lock

Appears in the definition of:
bosom, embrace, squeeze

More general:
adjoin, clasp, embrace, embracing, meet, touch

Synonyms:
bosom, clinch, embrace, squeeze

Also try:
— Adjectives for hug: big, quick, warm, long, tight, great, huge, little, last, affectionate, brief, more...

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