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snake

noun [C]  us   /sneɪk/

snake noun [C] (ANIMAL)

an animal with a long, cylindrical body and no legs

snake

verb [I always + adv/prep]  us   /sneɪk/

snake verb [I always + adv/prep] (TWIST)

to move along a route that includes a lot of twists or bends: People spent hours waiting in lines that snaked around the stadium to get tickets.
Translations of “snake”
in Arabic أفْعى, ثُعْبان…
in Korean 뱀…
in Malaysian ular…
in French serpent…
in Turkish yılan…
in Italian serpente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛇…
in Russian змея…
in Polish wąż…
in Vietnamese con rắn…
in Spanish serpiente…
in Portuguese cobra…
in Thai งู…
in German die Schlange…
in Catalan serp…
in Japanese ヘビ…
in Indonesian ular…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛇…
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