snog

[snog]
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Origin of snog

First recorded in 1955–60; origin uncertain
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Related Words for snog

spoon, smooch, smack, osculate, peck, snog

Examples from the Web for snog

Contemporary Examples of snog

Historical Examples of snog

  • Snog bounded hither and thither in the eagerness of his search.

  • He went on: And you consate that all these steans be aboon folk that be happed here, snod an snog?

    Dracula

    Bram Stoker


British Dictionary definitions for snog

snog

verb snogs, snogging or snogged
  1. to kiss and cuddle (someone)
noun
  1. the act of kissing and cuddling

Word Origin for snog

of obscure origin
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Word Origin and History for snog
v.

"to flirt, cuddle," 1945, British English slang, of unknown origin, perhaps a back-formation from snogging. Related: Snogged.

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