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"Cozy" is an adjective which is often translated as "acogedor", and "snug" is an adjective which is often translated as "cómodo". Learn more about the difference between "cozy" and "snug" below.
cozy(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (comfortable)
a. acogedor
My mom's house is the coziest place in the world.La casa de mi mamá es el lugar más acogedor del mundo.
What a cozy living room! Did you knit these blankets yourself?¡Qué sala más acogedora! ¿Tejiste tú las cobijas?
2. (friendly)
a. íntimo
We had a cozy chat over a cup of coffee.Tuvimos una plática íntima tomando un café.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (cover)
a. la funda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I have a new cozy to keep the teapot hot.Tengo una nueva funda para mantener la tetera caliente.
b. la cubierta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Put a cozy around your coffee cup if it's too hot.Ponle una cubierta a tu vaso de café si está muy caliente.
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snug
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (cosy)
a. cómodo
I could have been snug and warm at home instead of getting soaked in this rain.Podría estar tan cómoda y calentita en casa, en lugar de aquí empapada con esta lluvia.
I've left extra blankets on the bed, so you guys should be snug and warm at night.Les dejé más cobijas en la cama, así que deben estar cómodos y calentitos durante la noche.
b. acogedor (room or house)
Curtains would make this room look more snug.Unas cortinas harían más acogedora esta habitación.
c. cómodo y acogedor (room or house)
My friends put me up in a snug little attic room.Mis amigos me alojaron en un pequeño desván cómodo y acogedor.
d. a gusto (person)
He pulled a chair up to the fire and got nice and snug.Se acercó un sillón a la chimenea y se sentó allí tan a gusto.
2. (close-fitting)
a. ajustado
She was wearing snug jeans that showed off her figure.Llevaba unos vaqueros ajustados que resaltaban su figura.
b. ceñido
The dress is snug around the waist, with a flared skirt.El vestido queda ceñido en la cintura y tiene una falda con mucho vuelo.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (room) (United Kingdom)
a. el salón pequeño
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Max's favourite haunt is the snug of the local pub.El lugar predilecto de Max es el salón pequeño del pub local.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (to settle comfortably)
a. acurrucarse
I love snugging up by the fire with a good book when it's snowing outside.Me encanta acurrucarme junto a la chimenea con un buen libro cuando está nevando fuera.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
5. (to wrap around)
a. envolverse en
I snugged a towel around me as the sun went down on the beach.Me envolví en una toalla cuando se puso el sol en la playa.
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