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snickering

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in laughter

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snickering

verb
present participle of snicker

Synonyms & Antonyms of snickering (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Snickering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/snickering. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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