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noun Cocaine verb To inhale cocaine through the nose, often facilitated by a straw or other tubular device

snort

(snŏrt) [ME. snorten]
A slang term for inhale, esp. for the inhalation of illicit drugs.

snort

a forceful expulsion of air through the nostrils as in a sneeze, but a snort is a voluntary act, sneezing is involuntary. Used by horses and cattle as a device to intimidate potential predators.
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The stranger only answered with another violent snort, whether in acceptance of the poetry-tribute or in disdainful rejection of it, he did not express to me.
As he rolled over on his elbow he was startled by a loud snort, and saw a bull caribou regarding him with alert curiosity.
His descending foot came down upon something that was soft and alive, and that arose with a snort under the weight of his body.
But it came, the smash of reality from without, crashing upon his ear drums in a loud, explosive snort.
All day the fire-steed flies over the country, stopping only that his master may rest, and I am awakened by his tramp and defiant snort at midnight, when in some remote glen in the woods he fronts the elements incased in ice and snow; and he will reach his stall only with the morning star, to start once more on his travels without rest or slumber.
And just then he gave a snort and a snarl and rushed at me.
And so, with a snort and a puff, he worked out by another door.
And this snort being regular in its reproduction, at length comes to be expected by the company, who make embarrassing pauses when it is falling due, and by waiting for it, render it more emphatic when it comes.
Berkoot, the bull, was lying down with his ring in his lip, and seemed about to get up, but thought better of it, and only gave two snorts as they passed by him.
It was entering a space that didn't exist, when he first built Snort.
The snort is certainly the most widely recognized of the whitetail's calls Although classified as a vocalization, it is not technically a call, but rather a loud sound produced from air being forcibly passed through the nasal passages.
Some mature does snort more than others, and then pass on this trait to their fawns.