snotter

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A rope going over a yardarm, used to bend a tripping line to, in sending down topgallant and royal yards in vessels of war; also, the short line supporting the heel of the sprit in a small boat.
  • v. To snivel; to cry or whine
  • from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

    • n. The red part of a turkey-cock's head.

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The origin of the word 'snotter' is obscure.