- to kiss and cuddle.
Origin of snog
First recorded in 1955–60; origin uncertain
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Contemporary Examples of snog
If you only managed to snog three people you were a total loser.'Lord Fraud' Gets Out of Jail, Back Into Orgies
August 26, 2014
Historical Examples of snog
- to kiss and cuddle (someone)
- the act of kissing and cuddling
Word Origin for snog
of obscure origin
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"to flirt, cuddle," 1945, British English slang, of unknown origin, perhaps a back-formation from snogging. Related: Snogged.
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