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Synonyms for snug
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Wiktionary

  1. snugadjective

    Synonyms:
    cosy, cozy

  2. snugadjective

    comfortable; cosy (cozy); satisfactory

    Synonyms:
    cosy, cozy

  3. snugadjective

    close-fitting

    Synonyms:
    cosy, cozy

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. snug

    A person is comfortable in mind when contented and measurably satisfied. A little additional brightness makes him cheerful. He is comfortable in body when free from pain, quiet, at ease, at rest. He is comfortable in circumstances, or in comfortable circumstances, when things about him are generally agreeable and satisfactory, usually with the suggestion of sufficient means to secure that result.

    Synonyms:
    agreeable, at ease, at rest, cheerful, cheery, comfortable, commodious, contented, convenient, genial, pleasant, satisfactory, satisfied, well-off, well-provided, well-to-do

    Antonyms:
    cheerless, disagreeable, discontented, dissatisfied, distressed, dreary, forlorn, miserable, uncomfortable, wretched

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. snug

    Synonyms:
    close, housed, compressed, compact, comfortable, sheltered

    Antonyms:
    exposed, loose, disordered, incompact, uncomfortable, bare, shivering

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cubby, cubbyhole, snuggery, snugadjective

    a small secluded room

    Synonyms:
    snuggery, cubbyhole, cubby, pigeonhole

    Antonyms:
    uncomfortable, loose, unprotected, leaky

  2. snugadjective

    offering safety; well protected or concealed

    "a snug harbor"; "a snug hideout"

    Synonyms:
    close, close-fitting, cosy, cozy

    Antonyms:
    unprotected, loose, leaky, uncomfortable

  3. close, snug, close-fittingadjective

    fitting closely but comfortably

    "a close fit"

    Synonyms:
    skinny, tightlipped, cheeseparing, penny-pinching, stuffy, faithful, cozy, airless, nigh, cosy, close-fitting, close, tight, confining, closemouthed, near, unaired, secretive, closelipped

    Antonyms:
    unprotected, leaky, uncomfortable, loose

  4. snugadjective

    well and tightly constructed

    "a snug house"; "a snug little sailboat"

    Synonyms:
    close, close-fitting, cosy, cozy

    Antonyms:
    unprotected, loose, leaky, uncomfortable

  5. cozy, cosy, snugadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    close, cosy, cozy, close-fitting, informal, intimate

    Antonyms:
    leaky, loose, uncomfortable, unprotected

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. snugverb

    Synonyms:
    SNUGGLE, nestle

  2. snugadjective

    Synonyms:
    close, concealed, not exposed

  3. snugadjective

    Synonyms:
    comfortable, convenient, compact

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. snugadjective

    Synonyms:
    cozy, concealed, close, comfortable, compact

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "snug":

    nickel, tight

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How to use snug in a sentence?

  1. Emily Sickbert-Bennett:

    We've found that wearing two loosely fitted masks will not give you the filtration benefit that one, snug-fitting... mask will, the best kind of double-masking is when you and the person you are interacting with are each correctly wearing a very snug-fitting mask.

  2. Fariha Abbasi-Feinberg:

    A' grounded feeling' due to the use of weighted blankets may be attributed to the psychoanalytic' holding environment' theory, which states that touch is a basic need that provides calming and comfort, weighted blankets are designed to work similar to the way tight swaddling helps newborns feel snug and secure.

  3. Leslie Miklosy:

    Past all the silliness of youth -- with its insecurities, cheap thrills, and ill-fitting identities -- lies the snug comfort of age.


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