short snorter


Definition of short snorter

1 : a member of an informal club for which a pilot, crew member, or passenger who has made a transoceanic flight is eligible
2 : a piece of paper money (such as a dollar bill) endorsed by short snorters as a membership certificate for a new member

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short snort quick drink + -er

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“Short snorter.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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