snuffle
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /snʌfəl/
Verb

snuffle (snuffles, present participle snuffling; past and past participle snuffled)

  1. (intransitive) To sniff or smell with the nose loudly and audibly.
  2. (intransitive) To speak through the nose; to breathe through the nose when it is obstructed, so as to make a broken sound.
    • One clad in purple / Eats, and recites some lamentable rhyme […] / Snuffling at nose, and croaking in his throat.
Translations Noun

snuffle (plural snuffles)

  1. An act of snuffling; sniffing loudly
Translations


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