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hug
Inglés americano: /həɡ/
Inglés británico: /hʌɡ/

Traducción de hug en español:

transitive verb -gg-

  • 1
    (person/doll/cushion)
    abrazar
    I hugged my knees to my chest
    me apreté las rodillas contra el pecho
    to hug oneself
    felicitarse
    congratularse
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He turned around to face her and she drew closer to him, hugging him tightly, kissing him on the cheek.
    • He hugged me tightly, kissed me and I'm sure he smelled my hair as he rubbed my back.
    • I smiled and squeezed the person that was hugging me affectionately.
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He hunched his legs up to his body and hugged them tightly to his chest as the night wind tore across him.
    • Angstrom pulls his legs up close to his body, hugging them tightly.
    • She quickly crawled against the railing and sobbed, grabbing her knees against her, hugging it tightly for comfort.
  • 2 (keep close to)
    ir pegado a
    the boat hugged the shore
    el barco avanzaba pegado a la costa
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • We took Highway 1 along the spectacular Pacific coast south of Monterey, the road hugging close to the cliffside.
    • It includes two passes over the classic Whaanga Coast test, which hugs the Tasman Sea coastline and is rated by many as the best stage in the entire championship.
    • The Denver Universal Spaceport was right on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, hugging the Colorado Island coastline.
  • 3 (cling to) [literary]I hugged the thought to myself
    me guardé el pensamiento
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • He is proud of his ability to do this work by himself and tells about his day's routine — all the while hugging a secret that he will share with his family in the evening.
    • Alone on her mountain, Deanna is hugging a secret.

noun

  • to give somebody a hug
    abrazar or darle un abrazo a alguien
    Oraciones de ejemplo
    • We go through the motions, the meaningless hugs, the tears, the constant apologies.
    • She stepped back from my hug whipping her tears from her face.
    • There had been tiffs and tears, hugs and kisses, but nothing so dramatic as what was to follow after most of them had left.

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