snarl 1 of 3

as in to bark
to speak sharply or irritably she snarled at me after I kept badgering her with questions

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verb (2)


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as in jam
a crowded mass (as of cars) that impedes or blocks movement to no avail, the city promotes carpooling to help ease the traffic snarls that always accompany rush hour

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“Snarl.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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