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intr.v. snif·fled, snif·fling, snif·fles
1. To inhale or exhale audibly through a runny or congested nose.
2. To weep or whimper lightly.
1. The act or sound of sniffling.
2. sniffles A condition, such as a head cold, accompanied by congestion of the nose. Used with the.
[Frequentative of sniff.]
snif′fly (snĭf′ə-lē, snĭf′lē) adj.
(Physiology) (intr) to breathe audibly through the nose, as when the nasal passages are congested
(Physiology) the act, sound, or an instance of sniffling
v. -fled, -fling,
1. to sniff repeatedly, as from a head cold or in repressing tears.n.
2. an act or sound of sniffling.
3. the sniffles, a condition, as a cold, marked by sniffling.
Past participle: sniffled
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|Noun||1.||sniffle - the act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested)|
|Verb||1.||sniffle - cry or whine with snuffling; "Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!"|
|2.||sniffle - inhale audibly through the nose; "the sick student was sniffling in the back row"|
n. catarro nasal;
v. sorber repetidamente por la nariz.