Snivel meaning

snĭvəl
To fret or complain in a whining, tearful manner.
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To have mucus running from the nose.
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To sniff repeatedly, as from a head cold, crying, etc.; sniffle.
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To cry and sniffle.
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To make a whining, tearful, often false display of grief, sympathy, disappointment, etc.
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Nasal mucus.
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The act of sniveling.
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A sniveling display of grief, etc.
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To breathe heavily through the nose; to sniffle.
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To whine or complain, whilst crying.

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The act of snivelling.
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To sniffle.
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To complain or whine tearfully.
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The act of sniffling or sniveling.
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Nasal mucus.
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Origin of snivel

  • Middle English snivelen from Old English snyflan

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition