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snorter

[snawr-ter] /ˈsnɔr tər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that snorts.
2.
Informal. something extraordinary of its kind:
a real snorter of a storm.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; snort + -er1
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  • His mucous membranes were clear, indicating that he was probably not a veteran snorter of cocaine.
British Dictionary definitions for snorter

snorter

/ˈsnɔːtə/
noun
1.
a person or animal that snorts
2.
(Brit, slang) something outstandingly impressive or difficult
3.
(Brit, slang) something or someone ridiculous
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Slang definitions & phrases for snorter

snork

verb

To drink: So we sat around snorking beers

[1990s+; probably a variant of snort; found as such by 1807 in British dialect]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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