Pronunciation Noun


  1. (informal, uncountable) Mucus, especially mucus from the nose.
  2. (slang, countable) A contemptible child.
    • 2010, Ernest L. Rhodes, A Coal Miner's Family at Mooseheart (page 19)
      With no warning a gang of little snots — none larger or older than I was — threw me to the ground, pulled my knickers below my knees — without any explanation, and allowed me to get up.
  3. (slang, obsolete) A mean fellow.
  • booger qual US (but note this noun is countable)
Translations Translations Verb

snot (snots, present participle snotting; past and past participle snotted)

  1. (ambitransitive) To blow, wipe, or clear (the nose).
  2. (intransitive) To sniff or snivel; to produce snot, to have a runny nose.
    • 2014, Caitlin Moran, How to Build a Girl, Ebury 2015, p. 148:
      I was snotting all into my mouth and having to eat it, silently shuddering.
  • French: moucher
  • Russian: сморкаться

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