Definitions

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  • verb Present participle of snuffle.
  • noun A breathy noise; a snuffle

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  • adjective liable to sniffle

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Examples

  • Snuffler, Snuffy or Snuff for the nose and the 'snuffling' he'll do finding those birds!

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  • This shape was tubby and it made a kind of snuffling as it waddled along.

    Jurassic Park

  • “She was kind of snuffling and sulking, but she said goodbye pleasant.”

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  • Don't get me wrong, I am a breast-feeding advocate and will probably continue with it until things get awkward, but something about a group of babies scarfing, snuffling, suckling and spitting up made me want to dry heave.

    Toni Nagy: Competitive Mom Friends

  • Don't get me wrong, I am a breast-feeding advocate and will probably continue with it until things get awkward, but something about a group of babies scarfing, snuffling, suckling and spitting up made me want to dry heave.

    Toni Nagy: Competitive Mom Friends

  • Chabon is a certified master of the language, taking the reader on sweeps and bounds through imagery set at a new level: “Thunder harried the building like a hound, brushing its crackling coat against the spandrels and mullions, snuffling all the windowpanes.”

    “The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay” by Michael Chabon (Random House, 2000) « The BookBanter Blog

  • Chabon is a certified master of the language, taking the reader on sweeps and bounds through imagery set at a new level: “Thunder harried the building like a hound, brushing its crackling coat against the spandrels and mullions, snuffling all the windowpanes.”

    2010 February 09 « The BookBanter Blog

  • Don't get me wrong, I am a breast-feeding advocate and will probably continue with it until things get awkward, but something about a group of babies scarfing, snuffling, suckling and spitting up made me want to dry heave.

    Toni Nagy: Competitive Mom Friends

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  • Don't get me wrong, I am a breast-feeding advocate and will probably continue with it until things get awkward, but something about a group of babies scarfing, snuffling, suckling and spitting up made me want to dry heave.

    Toni Nagy: Competitive Mom Friends

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