pronounced (HOW-g) it can be used in place of a noun, verb, adverb, pronoun, or adjective. it carries a positive connotation.
"hello, care for a haug?"
"i really enjoyed hauging with you tonight mary." " me too jim, we should haug tomorrow too."
"damn, there's nothin' like haugin' on this haug." "yeah, this haug's got me feelin' alright."