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  • adj. Given to sniffling, to making snuffling noises.

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

  • adj. liable to sniffle


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  • If your nose is snuffly, you might try a nasal spray to clear the blockage.

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  • I was trying to make a list of things I would like to do in 2009, but it was not a good morning, so I was getting through, "Walk unassisted," and, "Drive," and then I was getting all snuffly.

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  • My parents 'church had all the right songs I would want for Easter, which was good but very hard, and also they added "On Our Way Rejoicing" as the closing hymn, which makes me snuffly even in the best of times.

    Barnstorming on an Invisible Segway

  • Mr Kitten is a physical fitness nut (two olympics might maybe have something to do with that…) and his golden rule is “above the shoulders” symptoms (snuffly, headache, sore throat) are okay as long as you keep it to a mild to moderate intensity but temperatures, respitory symptoms and tummy upsets mean taking the bench on a workout.

    Cheeseburger Gothic » Burger Lite 7 May

  • Anyway I'll live but my body said 'stay here under this lovely warm duvet with a cat curled up at your feet and bask' so I've had a glorious snuffly, sneezy morning reading three novels which I have in simultaneous progress.

    Sunday Salon

  • It continued picking at the shoe, making an occasional snuffly sound.

    BIRDS • by Kelly Swimmer

  • Needless to say, my teenage "son" hated it, giving a big, snuffly sigh when the music muzak started.

    You've Been Panda'd

  • I got a chest infection, Dave had a cold, Lil was a bit snuffly too but mostly ok, and then when Dave was recovering from his cold he got a stomach bug.

    Home again, home again « Mad Dave and Lil

  • Much less snuffly today, though I'm hacking up gobs of goo.


  • Her snuffly, nosed greeting, our heaping together on the floor in a joyous commemoration of togetherness, was too good to let go.



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