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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsnortsnort1 /snɔːt $ snɔːrt/ ●○○ verb  1 [intransitive, transitive]BREATHE to breathe air in a noisy way out through your nose, especially to show that you are annoyed or amused ‘Certainly not, ’ he snorted.snort with She snorted with laughter. The horse snorted and stamped its hoof impatiently.2 [transitive]MDD to take drugs by breathing them in through your nosesniff snorting cocaine→ See Verb table
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snort"You must be nuts, " Carla snorted.It snorted, and carefully raised its hind leg and straightened it as if to rid itself of an encumbrance.Jacobs snorts -- and the gallery was a real wreck from neglect.The horse lowered its head, and snorted at them.It dresses in red and also wears the emotions of a snorting, charging bull.Snort, dance, bonk, snort some more - bloody good value, old Henry.Panting and snorting like a mad battle steed that has lost its rider, the masterless ocean overruns the globe.Pat Buchanan still pads and snorts on the sidelines.Then an animal snorted quietly and broke the momentary stillness.The Lieutenant's horse was tossing its head, snorting, raising its bright hooves high as it trampled the crop.My sister snorts when she laughs.