snivel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"snivel" in British English

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snivelverb [I]

uk   us   /ˈsnɪv.əl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to ​cryslightly in a way that is ​weak and does not make other ​peoplefeelsympathy for you: He's ​sitting in his ​bedroom snivelling because he was told off for not doing his ​homework.
(Definition of snivel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snivel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 哭鼻子,抽噎…
in Chinese (Traditional) 哭鼻子,抽噎…
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