noun Scot. and North England.
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Origin of sneck1
Words nearby sneck
Definition for sneck (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
Origin of sneck2
OTHER WORDS FROM snecksnecker, noun
Example sentences from the Web for sneck
For one awful moment he paused, with a finger on the sneck; then he pressed the latch and entered.The Revellers|Louis Tracy
In Thrums the word used is steek, and sneck seemed to the inhabitants so droll and ridiculous that Hobart got the name of Snecky.Auld Licht Idylls|J. M. Barrie
The door was on the sneck that day, and me and my faither gaed straucht in.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 11 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Hooks with the Sneck bend are favored for the smaller patterns; others may be dressed on any of the above-named hooks.Fishing with Floating Flies|Samuel G. Camp
One of the sisters put a finger below the sneck and did as she was told, to let out the dead one's ghost.The Lost Pibroch|Neil Munro