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Definition of snake verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they snake
    he / she / it snakes
    past simple snaked
    -ing form snaking
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  1. 1to move like a snake, in long twisting curves; to go in a particular direction in long twisting curves synonym meander
  2. 2 + adv./prep. The road snaked away into the distance. snake its way + adv./prep. The procession snaked its way through narrow streets.
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