snot

noun
\ ˈsnät How to pronounce snot (audio) \

Definition of snot

1 often vulgar : nasal mucus
2 : a snotty person

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Snot was dripping from his nose. that patronizing little snot at the vintage record store openly smirks when someone asks for something from the Top 40

First Known Use of snot

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for snot

Middle English, from Old English gesnot; akin to Old High German snuzza nasal mucus

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The first known use of snot was in the 15th century

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“Snot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snot. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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snot

noun

English Language Learners Definition of snot

informal + impolite
: mucus from the nose
disapproving : a rude and annoying person

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