snig

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From British dialect.

Verb[edit]

snig (third-person singular simple present snigs, present participle snigging, simple past and past participle snigged)

  1. (Australia, New Zealand, forestry) To drag a log along the ground by means of a chain fastened at one end.
  2. (UK, dialect) To sneak.
  3. To chop off; to cut.

Noun[edit]

snig (plural snigs)

  1. (UK, dialect) A small eel.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Anagrams[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·snig

  1. third-person singular present indicative conjunct of snigid

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
snig ṡnig unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *sněgъ, from Proto-Indo-European *snóygʷʰos.

Noun[edit]

snig m

  1. (Chakavian, Ikavian) snow