Meaning of SNUFF in English


n. & v. --n. powdered tobacco or medicine taken by sniffing it up the nostrils. --v.intr. take snuff. øsnuff-coloured dark yellowish-brown. up to snuff colloq. 1 Brit. knowing; not easily deceived. 2 up to standard. [Du. snuf (tabak tobacco) f. MDu. snuffen snuffle]

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