Definition of “snicker” - English Dictionary

(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 laugh quietly at someone or something that you think is silly or slightly ridiculous:

The audience of sportswriters tried to keep from snickering, but failed miserably.
noun [ C ] us /ˈsnɪk·ər/

(Definition of “snicker” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)