snork

noun

ˈsnȯ(ə)rk,
ˈsnȯ(ə)k
plural -s
dialectal, England
: a snoring sound : snort

Word History

Etymology

from English dialect snork to snort, snore; akin to Middle Dutch & Middle Low German snorken to snore, Middle High German snarchen, Old Swedish snarka, Middle English snoren

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“Snork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snork. Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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