Definition of sniggle in English:

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sniggle

Pronunciation: /ˈsniɡəl/

verb

[no object]
Fish for eels by pushing a baited hook into holes in which they are hiding.

Origin

Mid 17th century: frequentative, based on earlier snig 'small eel', of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with sniggle

giggle, higgle, jiggle, niggle, squiggle, wiggle, wriggle

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Syllabification: snig·gle

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