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Synonyms for snivel

Synonyms for snivel

whining in a tearful manner

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the act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested)

talk in a tearful manner

snuff up mucus through the nose

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cry or whine with snuffling

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A snivelling coward" - Ted Cruz attacks Donald Trump, his Republican rival for the presidential nomination, for having a dig at his wife.
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They, and successive governments, seem to have a snivelling, guilty conscience about our role in the British Empire.
We don't need his bleating apologies and snivelling pleas for forgiveness - and we won't accept them either.
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EVERY memorable villain needs a pitiful, snivelling minion to torture and berate when a diabolical master plan falls apart.
WHAT a grovelling, snivelling little twerp former Royal butler Paul Burrell is.
Watery eyes, snivelling sneezing fits and a Darth Vader wheeze - the symptoms of hay fever are familiar to many of us.
Most go home, snottering and snivelling and, I'm convinced, emotionally disturbed.
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This snivelling apology of a man showed his arrogance knows no bounds when he had the audacity to say that he would take the same decision again.