HyperDic: snort

English > 6 senses of the word snort:
VERBcommunicationsnortindicate contempt / contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose
bodysnortmake a snorting sound by exhaling hard
consumptionsnort, huffinhale recreational drugs
consumptionsnort, take a hitinhale through the nose
NOUNcommunicationsnort, snicker, sniggera disrespectful laugh
communicationsnort, boo, hoot, Bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, razz, birda cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt / contempt
snort > pronunciation
Soundssnao'rt
Rhymesabort ... wart: 48 rhymes with aort...
English > snort: 6 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA disrespectful laugh.
Synonymssnicker, snigger
Broaderlaugh, laughterThe sound of laughing
Spanishestertor, risa sardónica, risilla
Adjectivessnorty(British informal) ill-tempered or annoyed
Verbssnortindicate contempt / contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose
English > snort: 6 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt / contempt.
Synonymsboo, hoot, Bronx cheer, hiss, raspberry, razzing, razz, bird
Broadercry, outcry, call, yell, shout, vociferationA loud utterance
Spanishabucheo, pitada
Catalanesbroncada
Verbssnortindicate contempt / contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose
English > snort: 6 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningIndicate contempt / contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"she snorted her disapproval of the proposed bridegroom"
Broaderutter, emit, let out, let looseExpress audibly
Spanishbufar
Catalanbrufolar
Nounssnorta cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt / contempt
snorta disrespectful laugh
snortersomeone who expresses contempt / contempt or indignation by uttering a snorting sound
English > snort: 6 senses > verb 2, body
Meaningmake a snorting sound by exhaling hard.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"The critic snorted contemptuously"
Broaderexhale, expire, breathe outExpel air
Spanishresoplar
Catalanbleixar, bramular, brufolar, esbufegar, grunyir, panteixar
Nounssnortersomeone who expresses contempt / contempt or indignation by uttering a snorting sound
snortingan act of forcible exhalation
English > snort: 6 senses > verb 3, consumption
Meaninginhale recreational drugs.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"The addict was snorting cocaine almost every day"
Synonymhuff
Entailsdrug, do drugsUse recreational drugs
Broaderinhale, inspire, breathe inDraw in (air)
Spanishinhalar, resoplar
Catalanbleixar, bramular, brufolar, esbufegar, grunyir, panteixar
English > snort: 6 senses > verb 4, consumption
Meaninginhale through the nose.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymtake a hit
Broaderdrug, do drugsUse recreational drugs
Spanishesnifar

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