It’s happened to all of us at least once: the awkward hug. Whether you just weren’t expecting it or you flat out don’t like the person who embraced you, it was unavoidable. Click inside to see a FULL list of awkward hugs!
Here’s a breakdown of all the different kind of awkward hugs you can encounter in your lifetime.
1.) The 3-Way Hug
When you’re trapped between two people and there’s absolutely no way to escape them.
2.) The Accidental Boner Hug
When you’re trying to comfort someone but their body is a little more exciting than you anticipated.
3.) The Please Don’t Touch Me Hug
When you think they want a hug, but no — they want to be as far away from you as possible.
4.) The Why Are You Naked Hug
But seriously, why are you naked?
5.) The Clock You In The Face Hug
Sorry, bro, was just trying to get in on that hug action.
6.) The Creepy Uncle Hug
Everyone has one. Everyone has to avoid physical contact with one.
7.) The Disappearing Hug
Sometimes hugging your imaginary friend, or yourself, can get awkward. Quickly.
8.) The Forced Side Hug
When your BFF pulls you in but you want no part of it.
9.) The But I Really Hate You Hug
What does one have to do to prove their hatred of another?
10.) The I Don’t Know What To Do Hug
I don’t know what to do with this. What do I do with this?
11.) The I’ve Never Hugged Anyone Before Hug
First time hugs are not fun.
12.) The Please Get Off Of Me Hug
13.) The You’re Taking Too Long Hug
When the person you’re hugging holds on just a little too long.
14.) The Double-Pat Hug
Sometimes a hug is so bad you need to pat it out. Literally.
15.) The Self-Hug In Public Hug
Not recommended if you don’t want to look like a crazy person.
16.) The I Don’t Want To Touch You Hug
When someone goes for the hug but you don’t want to touch them. At all.
17.) The Too Thirsty For A Hug
When you think it’s okay to go for it, but it’s definitely not, and your thirst is far too strong.
18.) The Damn You Smell Good Hug
Sometimes you just can’t resist a sniff.
Tell us, HollywoodLifers — Which one of these terribly awkward hugs is your favorite? Or, better yet, least favorite?