Translation of sniffle in Spanish:
- (due to cold)sorberse la nariz or los mocos [colloquial](when crying) gimotearExample sentences
- She nodded slightly and sniffled back some tears as she fell in behind him in a slow walk.
- Well, there's nothing quite as common as a summer cold, sniffling and burbling and croaking about the place like a London taxi driver on a foggy night.
- He sniffled slightly; he had been crying silent tears for what felt to be near two hours.
- 1.1 (sniff) I'm not feeling very well, she said with a sniffle—no me siento muy bien —dijo, sorbiéndose la narizExample sentences1.2 (cold) [colloquial] to have a sniffle o the sniffles
- It was a mixture of strange choking sounds and long sniffles.
- She looked up as soon as the sounds of sniffles entered the room.
- On the other line, she heard the sound of sniffles and muffled sobs.
tener moquera (Latin America) [colloquial]Example sentences
- Why suffer with the sniffles when real relief from that cold is just a word away.
- When word came that Iron Mike had been floored by a virulent attack of the sniffles, his disconsolate well-wishers had to shuffle off without meeting their thick-necked hero.
- If you find yourself with a case of the sniffles that lasts longer than the average cold, you may be among the growing number of people who suffer from hay fever.
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