Snig
Snig \Snig\, Snigg \Snigg\, n. [Cf. {Sneak}.] (Zo["o]l.) A small eel. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • snig — snig·gers; snig·gler; snig; snig·gle; …   English syllables

  • Snig — Snig, v. t. [See {Snick} a small cut.] To chop off; to cut. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Snig — Snig, v. i. [See {Sneak}.] To sneak. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • snig — /snɪg/ (say snig) verb (t) (snigged, snigging) 1. to drag (a long object) along the ground after first raising one end clear (used of logs, etc.): *I had to stay in and get chains round them all / for the bullock teams to snig them ashore for re… …   Australian English dictionary

  • snig — 1) slang for a small eel 2) a small freshwater tomcod (Microgadus tomcod) (Newfoundland) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • snig — 1. verb To drag a log along the ground by means of a chain fastened at one end. 2. noun snow Kako sunčen plam …   Wiktionary

  • snig — I Mawdesley Glossary an eel. II North Country (Newcastle) Words an eel; hence, to sniggle, to fish for eels …   English dialects glossary

  • snig — verb (snigs, snigging, snigged) Austral./NZ haul with ropes or chains. Origin C18: of unknown origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • snig — Noun. Nasal mucus. Often extended to sniggy …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • snig — snìg interj. OG461 sniegenos balsui nusakyti …   Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

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