how to pronounce snivel


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snivel is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of snivel


  1. To say (something) while sniffling or crying.
  2. To cry while sniffling; to whine or complain while crying.
  3. To breathe heavily through the nose while it is congested with nasal mucus.


  1. The act of snivelling.
  2. Nasal mucus; snot.

snivel frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word snivel occurs in english on average 0 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 snivel 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 snivel can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with snivel


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