Definition of snuggery in English:

snuggery

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Pronunciation: /ˈsnʌg(ə)ri
 
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noun (plural snuggeries)

  • 1A cosy or comfortable place, especially someone’s private room or den.
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    • The sides of the ceiling of the snuggery were covered with portraits of heroic Scots attired in kilts.
    • The snuggery is a hollowed-out room at the top of the old gum tree, a bit like your bedroom, but a lot smaller.
    • I vacillate between the determination to act, to change things, and the desire to retreat into the snuggeries of self, family and friends.
  • 1.1 archaic another term for snug.
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    • Fortunately, path 12 emerges near Ye Olde Smoke House, everyone's image of an antique, oak-beamed country inn, complete with horse-brasses, snuggeries, and creaking leather sofas.
    • In our historic snuggeries, in the beer garden or in the prince hall, you can enjoy our regional specialties.
    • Our hotel has cosy snuggeries, a wonderful beer-garden, a winter-garden, a bar and a large lounge with seats for up to 80 people.

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