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Noun: snoot  snoot
Usage: informal
  1. A person with pretensions to high social status and who looks down on people they think are beneath them
    - snob, prig
  2. The organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals
    - nose, olfactory organ, beak [informal], honker [informal], hooter [informal], nozzle [informal], snout [informal], schnozzle [informal], schnoz [informal], conk [Brit, informal]

Derived forms: snoots

Type of: chemoreceptor, disagreeable person, unpleasant person

Part of: face, human face, upper respiratory tract

Encyclopedia: Snoot