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verb     snuff pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlesnuffing
past tensesnuffed
past participlesnuffed
  1. 1
    [transitive] same as snuff out
  2. 2
    [intransitive] to breathe in noisily through your nose, for example when you smell something or when you are crying

    The dog came over and snuffed at her feet.


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