snugly

All Adverb
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  • I had my eye upon that directly, and down here we can lie up quite snugly. Cited from Old Gold, by George Manville Fenn
  • The case of it stood snugly in the corner of the west wall. Cited from Mary Wollaston, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • It should fit snugly in order to do any good and be worn for some time. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • She carried him up to his bed again and tucked him snugly in. Cited from At the Back of the North Wind, by Elizabeth Lewis and George MacDonald
  • When the bird closes its wings, they come together snugly along its sides. Cited from Citizen Bird, by Mabel Osgood Wright and Elliott Coues
  • Shoes should fit snugly, being neither too large nor too small. Cited from Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools, by Francis Marion Walters
  • He was kept warm, he lay snugly soft, and his stomach was generally full. Cited from Jan, by A. J. Dawson
  • His yellow brown coat fitted him so snugly that it seemed as if it must burst. Cited from Mother West Wind's Children, by Thornton W. Burgess
  • Then she covered him snugly, and in a moment he was asleep. Cited from Judith of the Godless Valley, by Honore Willsie
  • Paul lay snugly under his shelter, wondering when they would reach the enemy's side. Cited from Paul Gerrard, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Sam had been known on more than one occasion to stow himself snugly away during action. Cited from True Blue, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • It was a nest built into the rock, its back sitting snugly there. Cited from Tiverton Tales, by Alice Brown
  • He has tucked his family into the big bed snugly, and made the most of his chance that way. Cited from Roger Ingleton, Minor, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • It had been completely thrown away, for every living thing was snugly tucked up under cover. Cited from "Wee Tim'rous Beasties", by Douglas English
  • The poor sit snugly at home while sterling exchange falls ten points in a day. Cited from Further Foolishness, by Stephen Leacock
  • There is abundant land available to build upon and yet, the houses lie snugly next to each other.
  • That I should stay snugly behind a stone wall! Cited from The Daughter of the Commandant, by Alexksandr Sergeevich Pushkin
  • Then you can talk to them quite snugly. Cited from Pebbles on the Shore, by Alpha of the Plough (Alfred George Gardiner)
  • Along this he walked till he reached a little meeting- house snugly ensconced among big trees at the foot of the mountain. Cited from The Desired Woman, by Will N. Harben
  • He bent down and tucked her snugly in the big bear-skin before he took her up in his arms again. Cited from The Golden Snare, By James Oliver Curwood
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Meaning of snugly

  • adverb Fitting closely
    the vest fit snugly
  • adverb Safely protected
    concealed snugly in his hideout
  • adverb Warmly and comfortably sheltered
    sitting snugly by the fireside while the storm raged