how to pronounce snook


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snook is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of snook


  1. A disrespectful gesture, performed by placing the tip of a thumb on one's nose with the fingers spread, and typically while wiggling the fingers back and forth.
  2. A freshwater and marine fish of the family Centropomidae in the order Perciformes.
  3. Centropomus undecimalis, the common snook.
  4. Any of various other ray-finned fishes in several families.


  1. To lurk; to lie in ambush.
  2. To sniff out.
  3. To fish for snook.


  1. A surname​.

snook frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word snook occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics snook can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that snook can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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