sniglet

[ snig-lit ]
/ ˈsnɪg lɪt /

noun

any word coined for something that has no specific name.

Nearby words

  1. snig,
  2. snigger,
  3. snigging chain,
  4. sniggle,
  5. sniggler,
  6. snip,
  7. snipe,
  8. snipe fly,
  9. snipefish,
  10. sniper

Origin of sniglet

1980–85; said to be derivative of obsolete sniggle to snicker, with -let

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