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snot-rag

[snot-rag] /ˈsnɒtˌræg/
noun, Vulgar.
1.
a handkerchief.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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snot

noun
  1. Nasal mucus (1425+)
  2. A despicable person, esp a self-important nonentity: Tell that little snot to get lost (1809+)
verb

To treat someone disdainfully; be haughty: I should not be ''snotted'' by an owner, maitre d', or waiter (1970s+)

[ultimately fr a common Germanic term for ''nose,'' also represented by schnozzle, snout, snoot, etc; the second noun and verb senses probably influenced by snooty]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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