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snigger

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an explosive sound that is a sign of amusement
  • a love scene that unintentionally drew sniggers from the audience

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snigger

verb

Synonyms of snigger (Entry 2 of 2)

to express scornful amusement by means of facial contortions
  • we sniggered as the actor kept forgetting his lines

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The first known use of snigger was circa 1706

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“Snigger.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/snigger. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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