Pronunciation: (snug),[key] —adj.,snug•ger, snug•gest, —v.,snugged, snug•ging, —adv., n.
—adj. 1. warmly comfortable or cozy, as a place, accommodations, etc.: a snug little house. 2. fitting closely, as a garment: a snug jacket. 3. more or less compact or limited in size, and sheltered or warm: a snug harbor. 4. trim, neat, or compactly arranged, as a ship or its parts.
5. comfortably circumstanced, as persons.
6. pleasant or agreeable, esp. in a small, exclusive way: a snug coterie of writers. 7. enabling one to live in comfort: a snug fortune. 8. secret; concealed; well-hidden: a snug hideout.
—v.i. to lie closely or comfortably; nestle.
—v.t. 1. to make snug.
2. Naut.to prepare for a storm by taking in sail, lashing deck gear, etc. (usually fol. by down).
—adv. in a snug manner: The shirt fit snug around the neck.
—n. Brit.a small, secluded room in a tavern, as for private parties.