snivel

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snivel (third-person singular simple present snivels, present participle (UK) snivelling or (US) sniveling, simple past and past participle (UK) snivelled or (US) sniveled)

  1. To breathe heavily through the nose; to sniffle.
  2. To whine or complain, whilst crying.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)

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snivel (plural snivels)

  1. the act of snivelling
  2. nasal mucus; snot

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