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Definition 1: the act of snoring or producing a snoring sound - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for snore in the sense of this definition

(snore is a kind of ...) the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation

Definition 2: the rattling noise produced when snoring - [noun denoting event]

(snore is a kind of ...) sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

"he enjoyed the street noises" "they heard indistinct noises of people talking" "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"

Definition 3: breathe noisily during one's sleep - [verb of body]

Samples where snore or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she complained that her husband snores

Synonyms for snore in the sense of this definition

(snore is a kind of ...) draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs

"I can breathe better when the air is clean" "The patient is respiring"

(snore implies ...) be asleep

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