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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
snort /snɔ:t/
  • danh từ
    • (như) snorkel
    • sự khịt; tiếng khịt khịt (của mũi; của máy...)
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) cốc rượu nhỏ, hớp rượu
    • động từ
      • khịt khịt mũi
      • khịt khịt mũi tỏ vẻ
        • to snort defiance at somebody: khịt khịt mũi tỏ vẻ bất chấp người nào
      • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (thông tục) cười hô hố
    Concise Dictionary
    snorts|snorted|snortingsnɔrt /snɔːt
    +a disrespectful laugh
    +a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
    +indicate contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose
    +make a snorting sound by exhaling hard
    +inhale recreational drugs
    +inhale through the nose

    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb
    1 to make a loud sound by breathing air out noisily through your nose, especially to show that you are angry or amused: [V] to snort with laughter / annoyance + She snorted in disgust. + The horse snorted and tossed its head. + [V speech] 'You!' he snorted contemptuously.
    2 [VN] (slang) to take drugs by breathing them in through the nose: to snort cocaine
    + noun
    1 a loud sound that you make by breathing air out noisily through your nose, especially to show that you are angry or amused: to give a snort of disgust / laughter / derision + I could hear the snort and stamp of a horse.
    2 (slang) a small amount of a drug that is breathed in through the nose; an act of taking a drug in this way: to take a snort of cocaine
    Collocation Dictionary


    little | loud | derisive


    give, let out
    He gave a snort of contempt.
    | hear


    with a ~
    ‘What a mess they made of it,’ said Sam with a snort of derision.
    | ~ of


    a snort of derision/disgust, a snort of laughter
    She let out a loud snort of laughter.

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    give a ~
    The dog gave a low growl.

    let out a ~
    He let out a blood-curdling scream.

    hear ~
    We heard the peal of church bells.

    with a ~
    The vase fell to the ground with a great crash.

    ~ of
    a roar of laughtera snort of derisionthe whine of an engine



    loudly | softly | angrily, contemptuously, derisively, impatiently, indignantly
    He snorted indignantly and walked away.


    He snorted in disgust.
    | with
    Her friends snorted with laughter.

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