hugger hugger  /ˈhə ɡər/


  • (n) a person who hugs


  1. He's a hugger and a kisser.
  2. And when Yves himself shyly walked in, sporting an outsize tie, paisley shirt and multiple chains worn hip-hugger style, the scene was pandemonium.
  3. Paradise Postponed combines some of the social sweep of Brideshead with the hugger-mugger of Rumpole, the overweight, conniving and lovable Old Bailey barrister.


  1. Yes, there is etiquette to follow at garage sales

    Cindy Jones helps garage sale customers Joel, 5, and Josiah Hugger, 3, Friday afternoon. Ms. Jones was having a moving sale. St. Joseph averages around 2,800 garage sales each year.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: St. Joseph News-Press

  2. College classic car raffle begins

    North Platte Community College’s Transportation Division began selling raffle tickets this week for its latest classic car – a “Hugger Orange” 1972 El Camino Super Sport Clone.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: North Platte Bulletin

  3. Trees are the Symbol of Our Urban Commons - No clear cutting

    I am an avowed tree hugger. Just yesterday, I walked by the most magnificent tree in my neighborhood, an elm, robust, thriving and huge, growing out of a narrow sidewalk on Telegraph Avenue, near the Oakland border. And as I walked by, I spontaneously leaned against it and hugged it.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Berkeley Daily Planet


  1. "We need to develop our economy but do it in a sustainable way. This is the challenge. It's much more complicated then to be only a tree-hugger and not care about the economy," Dion told reporters immediately after the event.
    on Jul 6, 2008 By: Stephane Dion Source:

  2. "The Chevrolet Camaro first paced the Indianapolis 500 in 1967 with one of the most loved Pace Cars of all times, followed by the 1969 Indy 500 Camaro Pace Car with the hugger orange paint scheme," Chitwood said. "Just 40 years after that car...
    on Feb 26, 2009 By: Joie Chitwood Source: Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  3. "Though there are many environmental benefits, this is not just a tree-hugger thing, but a huge opportunity in job creation," Granholm said today during a meeting with the Enquirer's editorial board. "Investment in alternative energy is...
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Jennifer Granholm Source: Battle Creek Enquirer

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