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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested) v. - Cry or whine with heavy breathing; Smell inquiringly.

Usage examples (35)
  • He heard a kind of snuffle, then a buffalo just brushed him as it went past.
  • A nervous snuffle drew her attention away from it.
  • Normally this was disgusting, but I let her snuffle.
  • Then there came another prolonged snuffle from Sedley. for more
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