snake pit definition by Webster's New World
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- a pit where snakes are kept
- ☆ Informal a place of horror and confusion, as a crowded mental hospital where patients are improperly cared for
snake pit definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A place of disorder and chaos.
- A mental health facility.