snuff Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “snuff” in the English Dictionary

"snuff" in British English

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snuffnoun [U]

uk   us   /snʌf/
tobacco in the ​form of a ​powder for ​breathing into the ​nose: Very few ​people take snuff ​nowadays.

snuffverb [T]

uk   us   /snʌf/
to put out a ​flame, ​especially from a ​candle, usually by ​covering it with something: One by one she snuffed the ​candles.
(Definition of snuff from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"snuff" in American English

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snuffnoun [U]

 us   /snʌf/
tobacco in the ​form of a ​powder that ​peoplebreathe in through ​theirnoses
(Definition of snuff from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snuff”
in Spanish rapé…
in Vietnamese thuốc lá bột…
in Malaysian tembakau sedut…
in Thai ยานัตถุ์…
in French tabac à priser…
in German der Schnupftabak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼻烟…
in Turkish endiye, burun otu…
in Russian нюхательный табак…
in Indonesian tembakau bubuk…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼻煙…
in Polish tabaka…
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