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September 7th, 2019

Word of the Day 09/07/19 Snoot

Snoot (noun, verb)
snoot [ snoot ]


noun
1. Slang. the nose.
2. Informal. a snob.

verb (used with object)
3. Informal. to behave disdainfully toward; condescend to: New arrivals in the town were snooted by older residents.

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: First recorded in 1860–65; variant of snout

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SNOOT
If he didn't have that big typesetter from Albany over at the Banner office to back him up I'd go over an' bust his snoot fer him.
THE DAUGHTER OF ANDERSON CROW|GEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON

Well, you hit Linski in the snoot, so what are you— Sit still!
RAMSEY MILHOLLAND|BOOTH TARKINGTON

He never stopped to snoot and paw up the ground and sob himself into bronchitis over old Rienzi.
REMARKS|BILL NYE

Every now and then I would play dog by sticking my snoot down in the hole to smell.
A TEXAS COW BOY|CHAS. A. SIRINGO

You have to cotch him by the snoot so he won't squeal, and clomp him tight while you knife him.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATES FROM INTERVIEWS WITH FORMER SLAVES|WORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.

total fail

Busy work and a lot of computer issues made friday a total fail for creativity...unless you count the creative use of swear words.

So I must humbly bow and pass the word torch on to candream for Saturday...and wish far better luck then I had.

Comment Fic: Day 6

It's another Comment Fic prompt for your pleasure!

Today's prompt: Sooner rather than later

See where that leads you! Let's create words! ;-)

Daily Count reminder

How is the writing thing going for you? Any bumps or hiccups in remembering the days you're accountable for?

If not, great! If so, that's still great! We're going to help you with that!

Here are the next 7 people for the month! Let's cheer them on to get those words!!

SU 8 – flipflop_diva
MO 9 – sharpiesgal
TU 10 – bizarra
WE 11 – cmk418
TH 12 – Dreamy
FR 13 – jennytork
SA 14 – agdhani

Happy continued writing!

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