[ snol-ee-gos-ter ]
/ ˈsnɒl iˌgɒs tər /
a clever, unscrupulous person.
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Origin of snollygoster
First recorded in 1855–60; origin uncertain
Words nearby snollygoster
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Example sentences from the Web for snollygoster
As it was, he was more scared than hurt, and Snollygoster added another plume to his cap.
He next threw himself into the sea, out of the ports of the gun-room, but was rescued by Snollygoster.