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snuffle

Pronunciation: /ˈsnʌfəl/

Translation of snuffle in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • 1 (person) sniffle 1
    Example sentences
    • My mother and I watched the film in the early-evening gloom, snuffling, our noses emptying steadily into our Kleenexes.
    • Carrie was sitting at the kitchen table, crying, and snuffling and blowing her nose.
    • She lay facing the wall, snuffling quietly, tousling her kitty's head.
  • 2 [dog/badger] resoplar
    Example sentences
    • Then I could hear one thing more: the Dog was snuffling.
    • The horse snuffled at his neck, but the boy continued to cry.
    • The bear is snuffling and snorting and looking around the picnic table for more food.

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