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Verb
Present participle for to complain in a whining or tearful way
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“Daddy isn't supposed to snivel about how the locals didn't do their job.”
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Present participle for to cry and sniff in a feeble or fretful way
“When they eventually troop off, and away, I blub and snivel for hours because the house is suddenly so terribly empty.”
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Present participle for to have a runny nose
“I was feeling worse for wear from my cold, and my nose would snivel at unprecedented levels.”
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Present participle for to act in an obsequious way in order to gain favor or mercy
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Breathing noisily
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In tears
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In a submissive or servile posture or position
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Adjective
Feeling or displaying disappointment or a lack of contentment
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Noun
A sorrowful cry or lamentation
“As a depiction of Labor policy, it represents one of the more sniveling grovels in recent memory.”
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