Definitions for snickerˈsnɪk ər

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. snicker, snort, snigger(verb)

    a disrespectful laugh

  2. snicker, snigger(verb)

    laugh quietly

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. snicker(Noun)

    A stifled or broken laugh

  2. snicker(Verb)

    To emit a snicker: a stifled or broken laugh.

  3. snicker(Verb)

    To whinny.

  4. Origin: US variant of the British snigger, possibly of imitative origin, similar to Du. snikken "to gasp, sob." The noun is first recorded 1836, from the verb.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Snicker(verb)

    to laugh slyly; to laugh in one's sleeve

  2. Snicker(verb)

    to laugh with audible catches of voice, as when persons attempt to suppress loud laughter

  3. Snicker(noun)

    a half suppressed, broken laugh

  4. Origin: [Cf. D. snikken to sob, to sigh.]

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