What does the word snug mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Snugly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Close or compact; comfortably situated; cozy.

Usage examples for snug

  1. This ship, which was to be our house and our street, our home and our garden, for so many days to come, seemed so tiny in all this wide water- so tiny and yet so snug, sufficient, safe. – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  2. These are too snug quarters for you to lose through a feller like Jip. – An Amateur Fireman by James Otis