snort


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
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.
References in periodicals archive ?
With millions of downloads to date, Snort is the most widely deployed intrusion detection and prevention technology worldwide and has become the de facto standard for the industry.
Sourcefire has also recently revealed details of its Certified Snort Integrator Program, enabling the direct delivery of Sourcefire VRT Certified Snort Rule updates by third-party solution providers to end users.
While daily cocaine hydrochloride users snort the white powder around the clock, the 175 people sniffing their homemade crack took the drug infrequently and displayed no physical side effects or signs of dependency.