from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A rough, tight hug.
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- noun any especially
large, tightor enthusiastichug, usually friendly and especially between men
- noun in
business, a hostile takeovereffort in which one firmoffers to buy the other firm at a share pricetoo high to refuse
- noun in
wrestling, a holdwith the arms around the opponent
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- noun a takeover bid so attractive that the directors of the target company must approve it or risk shareholder protest
- noun a wrestling hold with arms locked tightly around the opponent
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chained_bear commented on the word bear hug
I resemble this remark.
October 25, 2008
reesetee commented on the word bear hug
October 28, 2008