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snickered

verb
past tense of snicker

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1 to express scornful amusement by means of facial contortions
  • he snickered at the puzzled look on her face

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2 to show mirth with an explosive vocal sound
  • only hard-core fans of teen comedies will snicker at this lame attempt

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“Snickered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/snickered. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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