Definition of Snuffle

1. Noun. The act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested).

Exact synonyms: Sniffle, Snivel
Generic synonyms: Breathing, External Respiration, Respiration, Ventilation
Derivative terms: Sniffle, Sniffly, Snivel, Snuffly



2. Verb. Sniff or smell inquiringly.
Exact synonyms: Snuff
Generic synonyms: Smell
Derivative terms: Snuff

3. Verb. Snuff up mucus through the nose.
Exact synonyms: Snivel
Generic synonyms: Breathe In, Inhale, Inspire
Derivative terms: Snivel, Sniveller, Snuffler

4. Verb. Cry or whine with snuffling. "Sam and Sue snuffle"; "Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!"
Exact synonyms: Blub, Blubber, Sniffle, Snivel
Generic synonyms: Cry, Weep
Derivative terms: Blubberer, Snivel, Sniveling, Sniveller

Definition of Snuffle

1. v. i. To speak through the nose; to breathe through the nose when it is obstructed, so as to make a broken sound.

2. n. The act of snuffing; a sound made by the air passing through the nose when obstructed.

Definition of Snuffle

1. Verb. (intransitive) to sniff with the nose loudly and audibly ¹

2. Verb. (intransitive) to make something or someone quiet. ¹

3. Verb. (intransitive) to travel in a car at the pace of a snail. ¹

4. Verb. (intransitive) to sniff or smell something very loudly; harsh ¹

5. Noun. An act of snuffling; sniffing loudly ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Snuffle

1. to sniffle [v -FLED, -FLING, -FLES] - See also: sniffle

Medical Definition of Snuffle

1. 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." (Dryden) Origin: Freq. Of snuff, v.i.; akin to LG. Snuffeln, G. Schnuffeln, D. Snuffeln, Dan. Snovle. Cf. Sniffle. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Snuffle

snuff out
snuff user
snuffbox
snuffbox fern
snuffboxes
snuffed
snuffed it
snuffer
snuffers
snuffier
snuffiest
snuffily
snuffing
snuffingly
snuffings
snuffle (current term)
snuffled
snuffler
snufflers
snufflier
snuffliest
snuffling
snufflings
snuffly
snuffs
snuffy
snug
snug as a bug in a rug
snugged

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