snicket

/ (ˈsnɪkɪt) /

noun

Northern English dialect a passageway between walls or fences

QUIZZES

DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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decorum

Word Origin for snicket

of obscure origin

Words nearby snicket

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Example sentences from the Web for snicket

  • Yo mun understand at Broddington kept a butcher's shop i' Snicket loin an Clarkson kept a puttaty shop ith same row.

    Yorksher Puddin'|John Hartley