|Origin:||Perhaps from a Scandinavian language|
a room, building, or space that is snug is small, warm, and comfortable, and makes you feel protected [= cosy]:
She wished she were back in her snug little house.
someone who is snug feels comfortable, happy, and warm:
The kids were warm and snug in their beds.
clothes that are snug fit closely:
—snugness noun [uncountable]WORD FOCUS: tight
clothes: skintight, figure-hugging, tight-fitting also close-fitting British English, snug
screw/lid/handle: be on firmly/tightly, be firmly fastened/closed
➔ See also tight