snicket

noun

Northern English dialect a passageway between walls or fences

Nearby words

  1. sng,
  2. snib,
  3. snick,
  4. snicker,
  5. snickersnee,
  6. snickometer,
  7. snide,
  8. snidely,
  9. sniff,
  10. sniff at

Word Origin for snicket

of obscure origin

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Examples 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