What does snorkel mean?

Definitions for snorkel
ˈsnɔr kəlsnorkel

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snorkel(noun)

    breathing device consisting of a bent tube fitting into a swimmer's mouth and extending above the surface; allows swimmer to breathe while face down in the water

  2. snorkel, schnorkel, schnorchel, snorkel breather, breather(verb)

    air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes; permits a submarine to stay submerged for extended periods of time

  3. snorkel(verb)

    dive with a snorkel


  1. snorkel(Noun)

    A hollow tube, held in the mouth, used by swimmers for breathing underwater.

  2. snorkel(Noun)

    A retractable tube fitted in diesel-engine submarines to allow sufficient ventilation that the engines may be used at periscope depth.

  3. snorkel(Verb)

    To use a snorkel.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of snorkel in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of snorkel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of snorkel in a Sentence

  1. Richard Peirce:

    If you're a diver with an underwater camera, use it, if you're a snorkeler, rip off your snorkel and use it to poke the shark, i've had a lot of sharks come at me, and it's (been) enough to use a shark billy -- a small metal rod between two and three feet long -- and I've just given them a little nudge on their nose.

Images & Illustrations of snorkel

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