American English

Definition of snarl verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they snarl
    he / she / it snarls
    past simple snarled
    -ing form snarling
    jump to other results
  1. 1[intransitive] snarl (at somebody/something) (of dogs, etc.) to show the teeth and make a deep angry noise in the throat The dog snarled at us.
  2. 2[transitive] to speak in an angry or bad-tempered way + speech (at somebody) “Get out of here!” he snarled. snarl something (at somebody) She snarled abuse at anyone who happened to walk past.
  3. Phrasal Verbssnarl up
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: snarl

Other results

All matches
Phrasal verbs