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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small ornamental container for carrying a preparation of pulverized tobacco to be chewed, placed against the gums, or inhaled through the nostrils

Usage examples (38)
  • Mbejane nodded and sniffed a pinch from his snuffbox.
  • The duke keeps that snuffbox beside him day and night.
  • There is a snuffbox full of snuff that MPs never touch.
  • Silently she placed the snuffbox in front of her husband. for more
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