huggable

[ huhg-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈhʌg ə bəl /
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adjective

evoking a desire to hug close; inviting a close embrace; cuddly: a huggable little baby.

Nearby words

  1. hug-me-tight,
  2. huge,
  3. hugely,
  4. hugeous,
  5. hugeously,
  6. hugger-mugger,
  7. hugger-muggery,
  8. huggins,
  9. huggy,
  10. hugh

Origin of huggable

First recorded in 1895–1900; hug + -able

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Word Origin and History for huggable

huggable

adj.

1863, from hug (v.) + -able.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper