from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who snivels, or who cries with sniveling.
  • noun One who weeps; especially, one who manifests weakness by weeping.
  • noun Figuratively, one who affects tearfulness or expressions of penitence, especially with a nasal tone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who snivels, esp. one who snivels habitually.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who snivels, a person who whines and complains about small matters.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a person who breathes audibly through a congested nose


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