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
Example sentences from the Web for snort
He would navigate from the cockpit using a road atlas—while snorting cocaine off the map.
Zohydro is especially worrying because it contains no mechanism to deter misuse by snorting or injecting.
There was, apparently, no end to the stuff or to the appetite for snorting.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon|Robert Sam Anson|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His piece, “The Daily Mirror,” is based on the U.K. tabloid that published images of Kate Moss snorting cocaine.Exposed: Paparazzi vs. the Stars Over the Past 50 Years|Sarah Moroz|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Indeed, Portsmouth Middle School students—like the journalists reporting on the Smartie-snorting epidemic—are late to the party.Parents Panic Over Old Fake Smarties Snorting Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
An old horse, with traces hanging and harness a wreck, stands snorting beside the boy.A Lost Hero|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward and Herbert D. Ward
We heard boars snorting, and running away, and strange-looking horned creatures leaping and bounding off in all directions.Kari the Elephant|Dhan Gopal Mukerji
One felt a wistful partisanship for his snorting rival, striving for ever to accomplish the impossible.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
Trotting, prancing, and snorting as they came down the lane, they settled down once they were in the stable lot.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
Little Raven heard the ponies snorting nervously, as his friends rode forward to investigate.Three Sioux Scouts|Elmer Russell Gregor