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snore

snore

 
pronunciation:
snor
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, noun
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: snored, snores, snoring
definition: to make loud, hoarse noises while sleeping, usu. caused by the vibration of the soft palate.
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an act or instance of snoring.
definition 2: the sound produced by snoring.
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derivation: snorer (n.)