Meaning of SNUFF in English

SNUFF

n. & v. --n. the charred part of a candle-wick. --v.tr. trim the snuff from (a candle). øsnuff it Brit. sl. die. snuff out 1 extinguish by snuffing. 2 kill; put an end to. [ME snoffe, snuffe: orig. unkn.]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.