snug down


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snug down (some place)

to become comfortable and warm in a place. The cat snugged down at the foot of the bed. Finally the children snugged down and we could go to sleep.
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snug down

v.
To prepare some vessel to weather a storm, as by taking in sail or securing movable gear: The sailors snugged down the ship. Let's snug the boat down before the storm comes.
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Screw the stud with spacer (2) into the lug (4) and snug down the stud.
Keep the support and bracket tight by always using new lock washers, NSN 5310-00-584-5272: Then snug down the bolts, NSN 5305-01-396-0996, nice and tight.