verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
- an act or instance of taking a drug by inhalation.
- the amount of drug inhaled.
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Origin of snort
OTHER WORDS FROM snortsnort·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby snort
Example sentences from the Web for snort
Sylvia began snort-laughing so uncontrollably that the roll became lodged in her throat.
He contrasted his vices with those of other congressmen who drank or “snort coke or chase women.”
But when he tried to snort the cocaine off a business card, he blew the wrong way and knocked the powder off the card.
Even today, there are those who will snort at the suggestion of Wayne having been any kind of conscious artist.A New Biography Shows That ‘John Wayne’ Was His Own Best Creation|Christopher Bray|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In addition, risks for hepatitis C include sharing straws (or rolled dollar bills) to snort cocaine or receiving a tattoo.Don’t Blame Spider Bite for Felling Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman|Kent Sepkowitz|May 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We squatted in the long grass and buck-brush, listening, and a few seconds later heard a horse snort distinctly.
"Then he neglects his duties, that's all," replied the old gentleman with an indignant snort.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
To the left of us a horse snorted nervously; we heard him trot with high, springy strides to the end of his rope, and snort again.
"Why, you—" Mandleco gave a snort of anger and started forward, but Beardsley managed to forestall him.We're Friends, Now|Henry Hasse
After they had passed, a lull fell on the scene, which was soon broken by the grunt and snort of a rhinoceros.Kari the Elephant|Dhan Gopal Mukerji