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snuffle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsnufflesnuf‧fle /ˈsnʌfəl/ verb [intransitive]  BREATHEto breathe noisily through your nose, sometimes because you are crying The little boys snuffled in their sleep.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
snuffleBefore I unlocked it I could hear him snuffling and whimpering excitedly.It was revolting to see these half-starved creatures snuffling around behind the houses or along the river-bank in search of excrement.He never saw his pursuer, though occasionally he heard it snuffling behind him.She'd thought it was Anna, snuffling in her sleep or from grief.He started making snuffling noises.When he gets really impatient, his keeper says, he starts rolling his head around or making snuffling noises.It was a wonderful snuffling sound.
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Verb table
snuffle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysnuffle
he, she, itsnuffles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysnuffled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave snuffled
he, she, ithas snuffled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad snuffled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill snuffle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have snuffled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam snuffling
he, she, itis snuffling
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you, we, theyare snuffling
Past
I, he, she, itwas snuffling
you, we, theywere snuffling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been snuffling
he, she, ithas been snuffling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been snuffling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be snuffling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been snuffling
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