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snaky

adjective \ˈsnā-kē\

Simple Definition of snaky

  • : moving like a snake

  • : long, thin, or twisting like a snake

Full Definition of snaky

  1. 1 :  of, formed of, or entwined with snakes <the Gorgon with snaky hair — Joseph Addison>

  2. 2 :  serpentine, snakelike <snaky coils>

  3. 3 :  suggestive of a snake <the oiliness and snaky insinuation of his demeanor — Thomas DeQuincy>

  4. 4 :  abounding in snakes

snak·i·ly play \-kə-lē\ adverb

Examples of snaky

  1. His hair was long and snaky.



1567

First Known Use of snaky

1567

Variants of snaky

also snak·ey play \ˈsnā-kē\

Rhymes with snaky


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