Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Hug", we have 4 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in The Daily Mail Quick.

We classify Hug to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 4 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • The Daily Mail Quick - Thursday, 19 Aug 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Tuesday, 22 Jun 2021
  • The Mirror Quick - Friday, 12 Mar 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Friday, 26 Feb 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Saturday, 12 Sep 2020
  • The Guardian Quick - Tuesday, 10 Sep 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 31 Mar 2019
  • The New York Times Crossword - Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 26 Mar 2017
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 9 Oct 2016

Crossword Answers

3 letters


5 letters

The act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"

6 letters

A close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace

7 letters

A close affectionate and protective acceptance; "his willing embrace of new ideas"; "in the bosom of the family"