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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (British informal) ill-tempered or annoyed.

Usage examples (32)
  • He wasn't half snorty about it over the phone this morning.
  • Oh, and I giggle like a school girl and I snorty when I laugh!
  • I quite involuntarily snorted, a very messy snorty laugh, when I read this.
  • "But please, we don't know very much yet," said a nosey and snorty kind of voice. for more
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