snoot

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n snoot informal terms for the nose
    • n snoot a person regarded as arrogant and annoying
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Usage

In literature:

John Toomey got hit with a hockey block rite in the snoot and broke his nose.
"The Real Diary of a Real Boy" by Henry A. Shute
Like enough he'll learn to get the potato off'n the snoot of the can before long.
"Heart's Desire" by Emerson Hough
Blackwell, he's a cuss, with a snoot like a hawg.
"Branded" by Francis Lynde
Them shoats, I b'leeve, would go through a keyhole, if they could once git their snoots in.
"The Arena" by Various
Them shoats, I b'lieve, would go through a key-hole, if they could once get their snoots in.
"Prairie Folks" by Hamlin Garland
Them shotes, I b'lieve, would go through a keyhole, if they could once get their snoots in.
"Other Main-Travelled Roads" by Hamlin Garland
Those bell-toppers had disguised that snooting, snouting scoundrel, the Possum, and his snoozing, boozing friend the Wombat!
"The Magic Pudding" by Norman Lindsay
The pig snooted around and found the place where we had dumped the leavin's of the mash after we had took off the brine.
"Blue Ridge Country" by Jean Thomas
You have to cotch him by the snoot so he won't squeal, and clomp him tight while you knife him.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
Saw the pig's head up in small pieces, carefully removing the brains, snoot, eyes, jawbones or portions of teeth sockets.
"Home Pork Making" by A. W. Fulton
Then Dutchy jumped in and begun t' kick the parson's dawg in the snoot.
"Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher" by Eleanor Gates
I had to get rid of him because trade fell off on account the children complained he made snoots at 'em to scare 'em.
"Object: matrimony" by Montague Glass
What if I did used to get a snootful now and then?
"The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon" by Richard Connell
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In news:

Maybe you once had a bad sip of the stuff after dinner in an Italian restaurant, or maybe, if you're of Italian descent, you had a homemade snootful at an old relative's house.
Throw your snoot in the air.
Consignment store Savvy Snoot was among the first businesses to turn Westside Atlanta into a destination.
Shooting with a Snoot .
Former city councilman Jeffrey Snoots won his bid to fill the city council's vacated seat for two more years in a special election Tuesday.
Candidates filed are Michael Follin, Margaret (Beth) Johnson, Harry R Lashley and Jeffrey T Snoots.
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