adjective, snuff·i·er, snuff·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM snuffysnuff·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for snuffy
Another snuffy figure with a stoop and a bald head and a pen came through a curtain.It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
As for Halyard, he was unspeakable, bundled up in his snuffy shawls, and making uncouth noises over his gruel.In Search of the Unknown|Robert W. Chambers
One indulges him with the hero of the piece: the small, ugly, irate, snuffy quadruped before mentioned.
He was in his shirtsleeves—a respectable, snuffy old figure; evidently a man deliberate in words and thoughts and actions.The Escape of Mr. Trimm|Irvin S. Cobb
Dame Bond, with her unsteady steps and her snuffy black gown, would have been preferable of the two.The Shadow of Ashlydyat|Mrs. Henry Wood