A hug is an embrace

a form of physically intimacy

when two people hold each other closely.


A hug is a connection

a kind of non verbal communication

that means comfort, friendship, love or affection


A hug is a general indication

that two people are familiar with each other

shared between friends, family, siblings, mother and child.


A hug is replaced by a handshake

in some cultures when strangers meet

though in other culture, it is a form of greeting.


A hug is a cuddle

loving gesture of affection

freely given and lovingly received.