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snite

noun \ ˈsnīt , usually -īt+V \

Definition of snite

plural -s
dialectal, England
:snipe 1

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Origin and Etymology of snite

Middle English, from Old English snīte


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snite

transitive verb \ " \

Definition of snite

-ed/-ing/-s
dialectal, British
:to blow (the nose) without benefit of a handkerchief

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Origin and Etymology of snite

Middle English sniten, from Old English snȳtan; akin to Middle Dutch snuten to blow the nose, Old High German snūzen, Old Norse snȳta to blow the nose, Old High German snuzza nasal mucus


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