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warm fuzzy

1. A highly sentimental, reassuring, and comforting emotional response. If all you want out of a relationship is a constant source of warm fuzzies, then you are going to have a hard time finding meaningful, long-term connections with people.
2. A thing or situation that provokes or evokes such an emotional response. Toys that people grow up with tend to become sort of warm fuzzies for them later in life.
See also: fuzzy, warm
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This Advent, thanks to the seven swans a' swimming out my back door, my whole being has been tweaked to the tension between the warm fuzzy religion of my carnal craving and the radical gospel of my Master's birthing.
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As a population, for years we had this warm fuzzy feeling that our big brother, the EU, would be there to look after us.
If they are telling people about their business in compelling terms that drives engagement - in a nutshell, if they are giving their customers a warm fuzzy goosebumps feeling - then the business is on the right track to success.
I love everything about it and yes, even though it has been rather commercialised over the years, I cannot help but bask in the warm fuzzy feeling I get.
The stage is going to be amazing, but as it is a free celebration event, and there are no funds available, we are looking for performers who will entertain the crowds to publicise themselves and earn themselves a nice warm fuzzy feeling