\ ˈsnī \

Definition of sny

 (Entry 1 of 3)

dialectal, England
\ " \

Definition of sny (Entry 2 of 3)

: to bend upward used especially of the edge of a plank near the bow or stern of a ship


\ " \
plural -es

Definition of sny (Entry 3 of 3)

: the upward curve of the edge of a plank especially toward the bow or stern of a ship

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“Sny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sny. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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