snore

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsnɔːr/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/snɔr/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(snôr, snōr)


Inflections of 'snore' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
snores
v 3rd person singular
snoring
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
snored
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
snoring
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

snore

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [loud, light, incessant, deep] snores
  2. kept awake by the [loud] snores
  3. heard snores from the [next, adjacent] room
  4. woken up by her [husband's, son's] snores
  5. the snores echoed around the [house, room]
  6. informal: the [song, album, book] is a total snore
  7. snore [peacefully, deafeningly, loudly]
  8. snore all [night, the time]
  9. snore in [bed, the classroom, the meeting]
  10. snore (all) through the [movie, seminar, presentation]
  11. snore like a [pig, banshee]
n as adj
  1. the [match, movie, play] was a (real) snore fest
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