- an act or instance of taking a drug by inhalation.
- the amount of drug inhaled.
Origin of snort
OTHER WORDS FROM snortsnort·ing·ly, adverb
How to use snort in a sentence
He would navigate from the cockpit using a road atlas—while snorting cocaine off the map.The Secrets of Britain’s Wildest Aristocrats|Tom Sykes|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Zohydro is especially worrying because it contains no mechanism to deter misuse by snorting or injecting.Is The Media Marketing Pain Pills to Addicts?|Maia Szalavitz|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
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