SNUG's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of snug
Definition:
n. a small secluded room; well and tightly constructed
Example:
Now and then they came upon snug nooks carpeted with grass and jeweled with flowers.
Sentence in Classic:
But when he had sung his song and withdrawn into a snug corner of the room he began to taste the joy of his loneliness.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
He put his penny on the counter and, leaving the curate to grope for it in the gloom, retreated out of the snug as furtively as he had entered it.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
It was one of those snug, lucrative berths of which there are so many more nowadays than there used to be, with incomes ranging from one thousand to fifty thousand roubles.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
After tea, when the door was shut and all was made snug (the nights being cold and misty now), it seemed to me the most delicious retreat that the imagination of man could conceive.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
After waiting here some time, he was joined by that young gentleman, who had prudently abstained from showing himself until he had looked carefully abroad from a snug retreat, and ascertained that his new friend had not been followed by any impertinent person.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
The conversation went on in this way for about an hour; Arkady had time to go to his room, which turned out to be the anteroom attached to the bathroom, but was very snug and clean.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
So I got Sophy to lend me a hand, and we soon shifted their quarters; and now I am quite snug, with my little shaving glass in one corner, and another great thing that I never go near.
Persuasion By Jane Austen Context
I looked round me tranquilly and contentedly, like a quiet ghost with a clean conscience sitting inside the bars of a snug family vault.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
They talked of the Caucasus, of the nature of true passion, of snug berths in the service, of the income of an hussar called Podharzhevsky, whom none of them knew personally, and rejoiced in the largeness of it, of the extraordinary grace and beauty of a Princess D.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context
As to the sailors of the Pharaon, they must have found snug berths elsewhere, for they also had disappeared.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
I wish to kill you, be at rest as to that, but to kill you quietly in a snug, remote place, where you will not be able to boast of your death to anybody.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context