\ ˈsnüv \

Definition of snoove

: to walk smoothly and steadily : make a steady advance

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History and Etymology for snoove

from earlier Scots snoove to twirl, turn, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse snūa to turn, twist; akin to Old English snūd speed, haste, Old High German sniumi hasty, rapid, Gothic sniumjan to hurry, Latin nēre to spin

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“Snoove.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snoove. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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