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Definition 1: a small secluded room - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for snug in the sense of this definition

(snug is a kind of ...) an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling

"the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"

Definition 2: enjoying or affording comforting warmth and shelter especially in a small space - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where snug or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a cozy nook near the fire
  • snug in bed
  • a snug little apartment

Synonyms for snug in the sense of this definition

(snug is similar to ...) providing or experiencing physical well-being or relief (`comfy' is informal)

"comfortable clothes" "comfortable suburban houses" "made himself comfortable in an armchair" "the antihistamine made her feel more comfortable" "are you comfortable?" "feeling comfy now?"

Definition 3: offering safety; well protected or concealed - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where snug or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a snug harbor
  • a snug hideout

(snug is similar to ...) kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss

"the most protected spot I could find"

Definition 4: fitting closely but comfortably - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where snug or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a close fit

Synonyms for snug in the sense of this definition

(snug is similar to ...) closely constrained or constricted or constricting

"tight skirts" "he hated tight starched collars" "fingers closed in a tight fist" "a tight feeling in his chest"

Definition 5: well and tightly constructed - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where snug or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a snug house
  • a snug little sailboat

(snug is similar to ...) of such close construction as to be impermeable

"a tight roof" "warm in our tight little house"

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