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English definition of “snort”

snort

verb [I/T]    /snɔrt/
to make an explosive sound by forcing air quickly through the nose To snort is also to express strong negative feelings, esp. by making a sound: [T] She snorted her disapproval and walked away. snort    /snɔrt/ noun [C] The teacher’s explanation drew snorts of laughter from the students.
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