noun see snigger I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sniggerer — noun one who sniggers …   Wiktionary

  • sniggerer — sniggˈerer noun • • • Main Entry: ↑snigger …   Useful english dictionary

  • snigger — sniggerer, n. sniggeringly, adv. /snig euhr/, v.i., v.t., n. snicker. * * * …   Universalium

  • snigger — I. intransitive verb (sniggered; sniggering) Etymology: by alteration Date: circa 1706 snicker • sniggerer noun II. noun Date: circa 1823 snicker …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • snigger — chiefly Brit. verb laugh in a half suppressed, typically scornful way. noun a sniggering laugh. Derivatives sniggerer noun sniggering adjective sniggeringly adverb sniggery adjective Origin C18: later var. of …   English new terms dictionary

  • snigger — n. & v. n. a half suppressed secretive laugh. v.intr. utter such a laugh. Derivatives: sniggerer n. sniggeringly adv. Etymology: var. of SNICKER …   Useful english dictionary

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