3 Letters
2 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use hug as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Hug
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters g, h, and u, 2 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter u. Hug starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters h, hu, and the ending characters are g, ug, ..
A tight or amorous embrace; "come here and give me a big hug"
Old Norse
School Grade
Hug is set as a grade one word that starts with h, ends with g, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 3 letters.
Is hug a scrabble word? A 7 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Hug in Pig Latin is said as "ughay or ughway".
h | u | g
hu | ug
Word Gram
Noun Examples
a tight or amorous embrace;
"come here and give me a big hug"
Verb Examples
fit closely or tightly;
"She dress hugged her hipds"
hug, usually with fondness;
"hug me, please";
"They embraced"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Hug"

There are 226 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to hug.

Abductpull away from the body
"this muscle abducts"
About(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"
"in just about a minute"
"he''s about 30 years old"
"I''ve had about all I can stand"
"we meet about once a month"
"some forty people came"
"weighs around a hundre
Acceleratora valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine
Addresssocial skill
Adherefollow through or carry out a plan without deviation
"They adhered to their plan"
Adhere To
Agglomerateform into one cluster
Annihilatekill in large numbers
"the plague wiped out an entire population"

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There are 1 anagrams from hug.

Anagram Definition
Huga tight or amorous embrace
"come here and give me a big hug"

View English words with the unique letters used in hug. Words With The Letters Ghu


Hug derives from 6 words.

Word Definition
Bosoma close affectionate and protective acceptance
"his willing embrace of new ideas"
"in the bosom of the family"
Clenchthe act of grasping
"he released his clasp on my arm"
"he has a strong grip for an old man"
"she kept a firm hold on the railing"
Clinch(boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily
Embracea close affectionate and protective acceptance
"his willing embrace of new ideas"
"in the bosom of the family"
Huga tight or amorous embrace
"come here and give me a big hug"
Squeezethe act of forcing yourself (or being forced) into or through a restricted space
"getting through that small opening was a tight squeeze"


Hug has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Embracea close affectionate and protective acceptance
"his willing embrace of new ideas"
"in the bosom of the family"
Embracingthe act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection)

Names With The Word "Hug"

23 names are spelled with hug.


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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word hug.

Is hug a scrabble word or can you use hug in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 6738 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 3794 games. This 3 letter 7 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters g, h, and u? There's 7 with 5 letters or less with the letters g, h, and u. Here is a list of 7 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Hug (3 letters) 7 8 hug
Chug (4 letters) 10 +3 12 +4 cghu
Waugh (5 letters) 12 +5 13 +5 waugh
Huge (4 letters) 8 +1 9 +1 huge
Haugh (5 letters) 12 +5 12 +4 haugh
Augh (4 letters) 8 +1 9 +1 aghu
Huged (5 letters) 10 +3 11 +3 huged


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