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See also: bearhug
- Any especially large, tight or enthusiastic hug, usually friendly and especially between males.
- Granddad scooped up the child in a big bear hug.
- (business) A hostile takeover effort in which one firm offers to buy the other firm at a share price too high to refuse.
- (wrestling) A hold with the arms around the opponent.