a pal you can give a hug to without your sexuality being suspect. usually used between two dudes. existence of a cross-sex hug buddy relationship indicates the male is emo and will remain a virgin for life
lebo: lets hug, hug buddy
by cheezer October 31, 2006
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That one awesome person who you hug more than other people because the other people aren't as awesome.
I'm really upset because I don't have a polar bear so I need a hug from my hug buddy
by UhhhPseudoymthat'interesting December 12, 2010
Somebody who you may or may not interact with, just somebody who you give and receive hugs from.
"I don't really hang out with Chad, but I know him because he's my hugbuddy."
by RobbyMady January 05, 2009