hug-me-tight

[ huhg-mee-tahyt ]
/ ˈhʌg miˌtaɪt /

noun

a woman's short, warm, close-fitting jacket, usually knitted or crocheted and often sleeveless.

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Origin of hug-me-tight

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60

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British Dictionary definitions for hug-me-tight

hug-me-tight

noun

a woman's knitted jacket
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