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snake

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 a person whose behavior is offensive to others
  • why, that dirty, rotten snake!

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snake

verb

Synonyms of snake (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to move about in a sly or secret manner
  • snaking softly through the brush

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2 to move slowly with the body close to the ground
  • commandos snaking through the grass toward the house

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The first known use of snake was before the 12th century

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“Snake.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/snake. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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