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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. the part of an animal's head projecting forward and containing the nose and jaws; muzzle.

    Category: Zoology

  2. anything that resembles or suggests an animal's snout in shape, function, etc.

  3. a nozzle or spout.

    Category: Building Trades

  4. a person's nose, esp. when large or prominent.

    Category: Anatomy

Origin of snout:

1175–1225; ME snowte, earlier snute, akin to MLG, MD snūte

Princeton's WordNet

  1. snout, neb(noun)

    a long projecting or anterior elongation of an animal's head; especially the nose

  2. beak, honker, hooter, nozzle, snoot, snout, schnozzle, schnoz(noun)

    informal terms for the nose

  3. snout, rostrum(noun)

    beaklike projection of the anterior part of the head of certain insects such as e.g. weevils


  1. snout(Noun)

    The long, projecting nose, mouth and jaw of a beast, as of pigs.

    The pig rooted around in the dirt with its snout

  2. snout(Noun)

    The nose of a man, (in contempt).

    His glasses kept slipping further down onto his prominent snout.

  3. snout(Noun)

    The nozzle of a pipe, hose, etc.

    If you place the snout right into the bucket, it won't spray as much.

  4. snout(Noun)

    The anterior prolongation of the head of weevils and allied beetles; a rostrum.

  5. snout(Noun)

    The anterior prolongation of the head of a gastropod; a rostrum.

  6. snout(Noun)

    Tobacco; cigarettes.

  7. snout(Verb)

    To furnish with a nozzle or point.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Snout(noun)

    the long, projecting nose of a beast, as of swine

  2. Snout(noun)

    the nose of a man; -- in contempt

  3. Snout(noun)

    the nozzle of a pipe, hose, etc

  4. Snout(noun)

    the anterior prolongation of the head of a gastropod; -- called also rostrum

  5. Snout(noun)

    the anterior prolongation of the head of weevils and allied beetles

  6. Snout(verb)

    to furnish with a nozzle or point


  1. Snout

    A snout is the protruding portion of an animal's face, consisting of its nose, mouth, and jaw. In many animals the equivalent structure is called a rostrum or a proboscis.

Anagrams of snout

  1. nutso

Translations for snout

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the projecting mouth and nose part of certain animals, especially of a pig.

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