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snort


snort

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Definition of SNORT

1
a vocal sound made to express scorn or disapproval <made a snort of derision at the lame suggestion>
Synonyms bird [chiefly British], boo, Bronx cheer, hiss, hoot, jeer, raspberry, razz, snort
Related Words smirk, sneer, snicker, snigger; gibe (or jibe), put-down, taunt; whistle
Near Antonyms applause, clapping
Antonyms cheer
2
the portion of a serving of a beverage that is swallowed at one time <the old cowpoke asked for a snort of whiskey>
Related Words dram, drop

March 05, 2015
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