"snoring" Definition

  1. p. pr. & vb. n. of Snore
  2. n. The act of respiring through the open mouth so that the currents of inspired and expired air cause a vibration of the uvula and soft palate, thus giving rise to a sound more or less harsh. It is usually unvoluntary, but may be produced voluntarily.

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Position in dictionary: 92118 of 111710 words.
Word Type: p. pr. & vb. n., n.,
Words that start with "snoring": 1
Words that end with "snoring": 1
Words that contain "snoring": 1
Next words in dictionary: snort, snorted, snorter, snorting, snot, snotter, snottery, snotty, snout, snouty
Previous words in dictionary: snorer, snored, snore, snoozing, snoozed, snooze, snook, snooded, snood, snoff

English Dictionary Definition of snoring

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