Word Origin for snig
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How to use snig in a sentence
Snig; to cut or clip with a knife:—'The shoots of that apple-tree are growing out too long: I must snig off the tops of them.'English As We Speak It in Ireland|P. W. Joyce
At least three species of eels are found in this country—the sharp-nosed, the broad-nosed, and the snig.
The snig is considered superior to other kinds for the table.
“Good-day, Pig Snig,” said the pancake, and began to roll as fast as ever it could.The Norwegian Fairy Book|Clara Stroebe
It parted with a “snig”, and the red object left me like a flash of light.The Rifle Rangers|Captain Mayne Reid