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snod

[snod] /snɒd/
adjective, Scot. and North England
1.
smooth; sleek.
2.
neat; tidy.
Origin of snod
1470-1480
1470-80; perhaps < Scandinavian; compare Old Norse snothin bald, snauthr bare, bald
Related forms
snodly, adverb
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  • “She was snod, but no unca snod,” replied Wearyworld, stiffly.

    The Little Minister J. M. Barrie
  • He went on: And you consate that all these steans be aboon folk that be happed here, snod an snog?

    Dracula Bram Stoker
  • And there was snod Mistress Jeanie, forgetting her spotless gown and kneeling in the snow.

    Greyfriars Bobby Eleanor Atkinson
  • For my ain part I hae nae objections to a snod bit lass, but the mistress michtna like it.

    Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett

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