Hugs are something that either gives you a warm fuzzy feeling inside or an awkward encounter with someone you barely know. But today we’re talking about the best kind of hugs – ones that are given or received by someone close to you. The simple gesture is an understated action to show love or affection to another person.
When you think about hugs there are a couple of ways you can go about it than your typical face-to-face, arms-around-each-other hugs. Here we’ve narrowed down five of the most common type of hugs that you’ve probably experienced and their meaning.