[huhg-er-muhg-uh-ree] /ˈhʌg ərˌmʌg ə ri/
noun, plural hugger-mugger-ies.
(defs 1, 2).
[huhg-inz] /ˈhʌg ɪnz/ noun 1. Charles Brenton [bren-tn] /ˈbrɛn tn/ (Show IPA), 1901–97, U.S. surgeon and medical researcher, born in Canada: Nobel Prize 1966. /ˈhʌɡɪnz/ noun 1. Sir William. 1824–1910, British astronomer. He pioneered the use of spectroscopy in astronomy and discovered the red shift in the lines of a stellar spectrum Huggins Hug·gins (hŭg’ĭnz), […]
/ˈhʌɡɪ/ adjective -gier, -giest 1. (informal) sensitive and caring: a soft, lovely, huggy person
adjective (also kissy-huggy or kissy-kissy) Very affectionate; buddy-buddy, palsy-walsy: We are all very huggy-huggy with each other/ This is not gonna be a kissy-huggy book/ The kissy-kissy socials had all but disappeared (1980s+)
[hyoo or, often, yoo] /hyu or, often, yu/ noun 1. a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “heart, mind.”. masc. proper name, from Old North French Hugues, Old French Hue, from a Frankish name meaning “heart, mind,” cf. Old High German Hugi, related to hugu “mind, soul, thought.” Very popular after the Conquest […]