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Synonyms for hug

embrace

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clasp

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follow closely

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  • follow closely
  • keep close
  • stay near
  • cling to
  • follow the course of

Synonyms for hug

to put one's arms around affectionately

the act of embracing

Synonyms for hug

a tight or amorous embrace

squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness

fit closely or tightly

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They say there is a formula," Hug says of his secret for success.
Teams: 1 Williams Team - Des Prunty, Verleen Burkinshaw, Albert & Evelyn Hug (130 points); 2 McLaren Team - Todd Gillespie, Phil Durnford, Claus & Hanne Hansen (127); 3 Ferrari Team - Barry & Sam Hobday, Tony James & Jeremy Dixon (126).
Professional boundaries provided a justifiable intellectual explanation for dodging a hug but nevertheless felt thin and emotionally dishonest.
4b Cutest Hug (b): Submitted by Rita Riggs, this shot features Isabella Grace Lee (granddaughter) in front of the Lilly House at the Indianapolis Museum of Art.
Researchers quizzed 4,000 couples who described themselves as "happy" and "very happy" and found that one of the keys to a successful marriage is to have four hugs a day with your partner.
My best hug was with my husband when we first got married.
Be careful with new aquaintances though, as they may be wrestlers or martial art experts and may take the hug as an invitation to grapple.
But despite what he seems to say in the catalogue, Hug favors no particular medium in this exhibition.
When we're thrilled and excited, we want to hug somebody, jump up and down like we did when we were 10, or slap hands in a high five.
They decided to hug every single person who walked in the front door.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 15, 2017-Grey Group Acquires Majority Stake in Middle Eastern Marketing Agency Hug Digital
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jul 8 (ANI): It quickly made its way around the web last month and now, Kesha is breaking her silence about the awkward moment when Jerry Seinfeld failed to recognize her and refused to give her a hug on a red carpet.
Based on review of evidence & my own recollection, have concluded no hug was even attempted & press covfefe of alleged failed hug is false," Rubio tweeted.
To hug or to be hugged doesn't require any conversation between two people.
It is necessary to replace the military logic that still dominates in eastern Ukraine with the civilian one, said Alexander Hug, the Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine, after his visits to Marinka, Telmanove and Kominternove on 17 February 2016.