Origin of snarl1
OTHER WORDS FROM snarlsnarler, nounsnarl·ing·ly, adverb
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Pandemic-induced supply chain snarls have brought attention to ship emissions near ports, although the problem has existed for decades.How floating power ports could help cargo ships cut their air pollution|Erik Olsen|January 28, 2022|Popular-Science
Extreme weather and supply-chain snarls are among the reasons for shortages in grocery stores.Unvaccinated truckers are making Canada’s vegetable shortage worse|Michelle Cheng|January 19, 2022|Quartz
Each night, after he conditions his hair and gets into his pajamas, either my husband or I work out the snarls with a wide-toothed comb.My Son Knows Exactly How He'll Mark the Occasion of Getting His COVID-19 Vaccine|Vanessa Hua|November 3, 2021|Time
With global supply lines in an epic snarl, it can take him five hours to enter a Chicago-area rail yard, locate a customer’s shipping container and mount it on a truck chassis before hauling it to its destination.
As of Thursday evening, there were hundreds of ships carrying commodities and consumer goods lined up behind the snarl.How That Massive Container Ship Stuck in the Suez Canal Is Already Costing the World Billions of Dollars|Joseph Hincks|March 25, 2021|Time
Alastair Sim had jowls like melting candle wax, a snarl like a cornered cat and eyes cold with contempt.
And conservatives in Nevada are looking for the kind of snarl that the smiling Sandoval may not be able to deliver.Could This Be the First Pro-Choice Republican on a National Ticket?|David Freedlander|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The delays would cause chaos and snarl traffic at checkpoints, frustrate orderly schedules, and make tempers short.Iraqi Insurgents Circulate the Lie That They Killed the Judge in Saddam’s Trial|Michael Newton|June 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Happy Huckabee seems to be gone, the smile replaced by a snarl.
His voice would morph from a melodic baritone to a deep, guttural snarl, grinding notes to a pulp.
“He hath told us already, Princess,” said the other, his harsh accents sounding more like the snarl of a wolf than a human voice.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
With a vicious snarl, the dog lifted his great body into the air and plunged toward the Comet.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
Now I don't want to snarl at the Cause—whatever it may be—but it isn't all beef-bones and country walks by any means.
The snarl was caused by pain, and the snap following removed the dangerous weapon from unsafe hands.Minnie's Pet Dog|Madeline Leslie
Her face had tied itself into a snarl of knots, from which the kindly eyes looked angrily.Country Neighbors|Alice Brown