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Word of the Day 03/31/21 Snuggery

Snuggery (noun)
snuggery or snug·ger·ie [ snuhg-uh-ree ]


noun, plural snug·ger·ies. British.
1. a snug place or position.
2. a comfortable or cozy room.

WORDS RELATED TO SNUGGERY
sanctuary, nest, cave, hotbed, lair, shelter, sanctum, haunt, couch, burrow, cubbyhole, lodge, cloister, hole, hideout, study, retreat, atelier

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: First recorded in 1805–15; snug + -ery

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR SNUGGERY
I will line it with green baize, and make it quite a snuggery.
GRIF|B. L. (BENJAMIN LEOPOLD) FARJEON

Yeovil wandered down to his snuggery, a mood of listless dejection possessing him.
WHEN WILLIAM CAME|SAKI

Directly I knew she was gone, I jumped out of my snuggery, and looked for the change of rigging she had mentioned.
LADY EUREKA, V. 1 (OF 3)|ROBERT FOLKESTONE WILLIAMS

The rooms are of comfortable size, and compose just what an Empress would consider to be a snuggery.
WINTERING IN THE RIVIERA|WILLIAM MILLER

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