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Definition of Snort

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make a harsh grunting sound by forcing air through the nostrils; grunt in contempt or irritation; inhale cocaine or heroin (Slang)
loud sound made by forcing air through the nostrils; sound similar to a snort; shot, quick drink of liquor (Slang); dose of cocaine or heroin that is inhaled (Slang)
Snort Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To expel throught the nostrils with a snort; to utter with a snort.
  
(v. i.)
To snore.
  
(v. i.)
To laugh out loudly.
  
(v. i.)
To force the air with violence through the nose, so as to make a noise, as do high-spirited horsed in prancing and play.
  
(n.)
The act of snorting; the sound produced in snorting.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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snort
\snort\ (?), v. i. [imp. & p. p. snorted; p. pr. & vb. n. snorting.] [oe. snorten; akin to snoren. see snore.]
1. to force the air with violence through the nose, so as to make a noise, as do high-spirited horsed in prancing and play.
2. to snore. [r.] "the snorting citizens."
3. to laugh out loudly. [colloq.]
snort
\snort\, n. the act of snorting; the sound produced in snorting.
snort
\snort\, v. t. to expel throught the nostrils with a snort; to utter with a snort.
snort
n
1. a disrespectful laugh [syn: snicker, snigger]


2. a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt [syn: boo, hoot, bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, bird]
v 1: indicate contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose; "she snorted her disapproval of the proposed bridegroom" 2: make a snorting sound by exhaling hard

3. inhale recreational drugs [syn: huff]


4. inhale (drugs) through the nose [syn: take a hit]


5. ingest through the nose; "the drug addict was snorting cocaine every night"

JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Chwyrnu = v. to hum; to whiz; to snort; to snarl; to snore
Ffroeni = v. to snort, to snuff
Ystrew = n. a sneeze; a snort
Australian Slang
1. laugh outright or boisterously; 2. sniff (a powdered drug, as cocaine); 3. alcoholic drink
incredibly good; excellent
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a disrespectful laugh
(synonym) snicker, snigger
(hypernym) laugh, laughter
2. a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
(synonym) boo, hoot, Bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, bird
(hypernym) cry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferation

Verb
1. indicate contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose; "she snorted her disapproval of the proposed bridegroom"
(hypernym) utter, emit, let out, let loose
(derivation) snicker, snigger
2. make a snorting sound by exhaling hard; "The critic snorted contemtuously"
(hypernym) exhale, expire, breathe out
(derivation) snorter
3. inhale recreational drugs
(synonym) huff
(hypernym) inhale, inspire, breathe in
(entail) drug, do drugs
4. inhale through the nose
(synonym) take a hit
(hypernym) drug, do drugs
5. ingest through the nose; "The drug addict was snorting cocaine every night"
(hypernym) inhale, inspire, breathe in
Snort Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Snort may refer to:
  • Snort (software), a package for intrusion detection
  • Snort, a map-coloring game
  • Insufflation, the act of blowing, breathing, hissing, or puffing
  • Insufflation (medicine), a route of administration in which a substance is inhaled into a body cavity.
  • Snort, a common military name for a submarine snorkel
  • The name of an excavator in Are You My Mother?

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