Definition Of sniggered

verb

give a smothered or half-suppressed laugh.

the boys at school were sure to snigger at him behind his back

Example Of sniggered

  • A few people sniggered and he smirked, balancing his blazer on the other arm, fully aware of his authority.

  • A group of oriental fisherman passed behind him, sniggered , and disappeared into duty free bazaar run by an Indian who could manage a few words of Russian when he had to.

  • Everyone sniggered behind his back for his lack of personality.

  • Felicity took one look at old Mrs. Briney and burst out laughing, sniggering and pointing at her.

  • He began to laugh, and some of the henchmen sniggered too.


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