What does hugging mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing, necking, petting, smooching, snugglingnoun

    affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hugging

    of Hug

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hugging in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hugging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of hugging in a Sentence

  1. Mark Davis:

    Everybody's freaked out this morning, even as I was walking the streets, you'd you'd see somebody on the phone just crying, you know, somebody else hugging each other and crying.

  2. Denise Dudley:

    I don't want to live in a world where we outlaw hugging in the workplace, but we also need a world where we all feel comfortable.

  3. Danilo Piraccini:

    This business is all about shaking hands and hugging people. Now we'll have to make do with a little wave and a smile of the eyes over a mask.

  4. Robert Quigley:

    Social distancing, one of the recommended mitigation strategies, may be difficult to implement with some cultures accustomed to intimate contact a handshake, kissing, hugging, and not all public health resources are created equal. The measures of containment, screening, quarantine, isolation may vary from one jurisdiction to another. Italy is the European nation with the greatest number of air connections with China, so it is no surprise that this country has been hit the hardest.

  5. Anthony Fauci:

    If Leana Wen plans are to go to a 40-to-50-person New Year's Eve party with all the bells and whistles and everybody hugging and kissing and wishing each other a Happy New Year ? I would strongly recommend that, this year, we do not do that.

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