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1. a tight or amorous embrace
come here and give me a big hug
2. A close embrace or clasping with the arms, as in affection or in wrestling.
3. squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness
Hug me, please|They embraced|He hugged her close to him
4. fit closely or tightly
The dress hugged her hips
5. To cower; to crouch; to curl up.
6. To press closely within the arms; to clasp to the bosom; to embrace.