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ˈsnɪk ərsnick·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snicker, snort, snigger(verb)

    a disrespectful laugh

  2. snicker, snigger(verb)

    laugh quietly

Wiktionary

  1. snicker(Noun)

    A stifled or broken laugh

    Etymology: 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.

  2. snicker(Verb)

    To emit a snicker: a stifled or broken laugh.

    Etymology: 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.

  3. snicker(Verb)

    To whinny.

    Etymology: 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 Dictionary

  1. Snicker(verb)

    to laugh slyly; to laugh in one's sleeve

    Etymology: [Cf. D. snikken to sob, to sigh.]

  2. Snicker(verb)

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

    Etymology: [Cf. D. snikken to sob, to sigh.]

  3. Snicker(noun)

    a half suppressed, broken laugh

    Etymology: [Cf. D. snikken to sob, to sigh.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Snicker

    snik′ėr, v.i. to laugh, to giggle in a half-suppressed way.—v.t. to say gigglingly.—n. a giggle, a half-smothered laugh. [Low Ger. snukken, to sob, Dut. snikken, to gasp; cf. Neigh and Scot. nicker; all imit.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of snicker in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of snicker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of snicker

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