Translation of "hug" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /hʌɡ/ us /hʌɡ/ present participle hugging, past tense and past participle hugged

B1 to put your arms around someone and hold them, usually because you love them

They hugged and kissed each other.
noun uk /hʌɡ/ us /hʌɡ/

B1 the action of putting your arms around someone and holding them

She gave / me a big hug before she left.

(Translation of “hug” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /haɡ/ (past tense, past participle hugged)

to hold close to oneself with the arms, especially to show love

She hugged her son when he returned from the war.

to keep close to

pegarse a; abrigarse
During the storm, the ships all hugged the shore.

(Translation of “hug” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)