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[huhg-uh-buh l] /ˈhʌg ə bəl/
evoking a desire to hug close; inviting a close embrace; cuddly:
a huggable little baby.
Origin of huggable
1895-1900; hug + -able Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Introducing the lethal, the invidious, the huggable.
  • But this huggable toy does more than dress up a bed.
  • Hike up an alluvial fan to an interesting community of un-huggable teddy bear chollas.
  • These huggable dolls are available in different colors and styles.
  • Create your own huggable heart creature using a variety of materials.
  • But right now, a warm, huggable part of his left brain is filled with this year's hopefuls.
  • When you step inside, you realize that the huggable exterior is somewhat muted by a sober cabin.
Word Origin and History for huggable

1863, from hug (v.) + -able.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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