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snigger

verb snig·ger \ ˈsni-gər \

Definition of snigger

sniggered; sniggering play \ˈsni-g(ə-)riŋ\

sniggerer

play \ˈsni-gər-ər\ noun

Examples of snigger in a Sentence

  1. we sniggered as the actor kept forgetting his lines

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Origin and Etymology of snigger

by alteration


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snigger

noun

Definition of snigger

Examples of snigger in a Sentence

  1. a love scene that unintentionally drew sniggers from the audience

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First Known Use of snigger

circa 1823

in the meaning defined above

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SNIGGER Defined for Kids

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snigger

verb snig·ger \ ˈsni-gər \

Definition of snigger for Students

sniggered; sniggering

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snigger

noun

Definition of snigger for Students



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