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snickerverb [I]

uk   /ˈsnɪk.ər/  us   // US
to ​laugh at someone or something in a ​silly and often ​unkind way: What are you ​snickering at/about?
snicker
noun [C] uk   us   US
She ​barelystifled a snicker.
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(Definition of snicker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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snickerverb [I]

 us   /ˈsnɪk·ər/ infml
to ​laughquietly at someone or something that you ​think is ​silly or ​slightlyridiculous: The ​audience of sportswriters ​tried to ​keep from snickering, but ​failedmiserably.
snicker
noun [C]  us   /ˈsnɪk·ər/
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