Definition of sniggle in English:

sniggle

Syllabification: snig·gle
Pronunciation: /ˈsnigəl
 
/

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.

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