Meaning of SNUG in English


adj. & n.

--adj. (snugger, snuggest)

1. a cosy, comfortable, sheltered; well enclosed or placed or arranged. b cosily protected from the weather or cold.

2 (of an income etc.) allowing comfort and comparative ease.

--n. Brit. a small room in a pub or inn.


snugly adv. snugness n.

Etymology: 16th c. (orig. Naut.): prob. of LG or Du. orig.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.