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snoot

 (sno͞ot) Informal
n.
1. A snout or nose.
2. A snob.
tr.v. snoot·ed, snoot·ing, snoots
To treat haughtily: a couple who were snooted by the headwaiter.

[Dialectal variant of snout.]

snoot

(snuːt)
n
1. (Anatomy) slang the nose
2. (Photography) photog films television a cone-shaped fitment on a studio light to control the scene area illuminated
3. (Film) photog films television a cone-shaped fitment on a studio light to control the scene area illuminated
4. (Broadcasting) photog films television a cone-shaped fitment on a studio light to control the scene area illuminated
[C20: variant of snout]

snoot

(snut)

n. Informal.
1. the nose.
2. a snob.
v.t.
3. to snub.
[1860–65; variant of snout]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.snoot - a person regarded as arrogant and annoyingsnoot - a person regarded as arrogant and annoying
disagreeable person, unpleasant person - a person who is not pleasant or agreeable
2.snoot - informal terms for the nosesnoot - informal terms for the nose    
nose, olfactory organ - the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals; "he has a cold in the nose"
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776

snoot

noun
1. Informal. The structure on the human face that contains the nostrils and organs of smell and forms the beginning of the respiratory tract:
Informal: beak.
2. Informal. One who despises people or things regarded as inferior, especially because of social or intellectual pretension:
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Know then that if these rows were dug up the wealth of the country would be gone, and mayhap there would be dry throats and gaping mouths in England, for in three months' time these black roots will blossom and snoot and burgeon, and from them will come many a good ship-load of Medoc and Gascony which will cross the narrow seas.
Various head halters are on the market today, including versions by Gentle Leader*, Haiti* and Snoot Loop*, and they work on the principle that, if you guide the dog's head, the body will follow suit.
Several times, I was able to place the X-Rap Walk in position to swim toward minor inside points or turns, right where a muskie should be positioned, eyes up, snoot forward.
Her beautiful white Snow Snoot is turning blue with hunger and nothing she offers him seems quite right
Combining careful reporting with vivid narration, science writer Rebecca SNoot describes how cancerous cells growing in the cervix of a poor black tobacco farmer named Henrietta Lacks changed the face of modern medical science.
The Dart certainly had its moments and cocked an aristocratic snoot at its in-house rival, the E-Type Jaguar, when it became the choice of some police forces as a fast pursuit car.
He had a snoot full of doe-in-estrus and he could actually see several does.
Anyone asking this deserves a figurative poke in the snoot.
It looks classy and sleek from the side but head-on it has a long snoot which may not be to everyone's liking.
It's crafted with a die-cast aluminum lamp and ballast housing, and features a high-temperature engineered plastic snoot.
Most people get 100 or 200 pictures from their weddings, we snoot around 3,000 and give them 1,500.
Since January 1998, four other allegations were made against Smoot involving foster children, but Oppenheim said none of the prior complaints was a ``red flag'' indicating that Snoot was not providing appropriate care.