snarl

snarl
I noun complexus, complication, confusion, disarray, disorder, entanglement, gannitus, imbroglio, involute, kink, knot, labyrinth, mat, maze, mess, ravel, snag, tangle, twist II index altercation, complex (entanglement), confuse (create disorder), entanglement (confusion), involution, perplex, perturb

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  • Snarl — Entwickler Fullphat Aktuelle Version 2.4.1 (13. Juni 2011) Betriebssystem …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Snarl — es un personaje ficticio del mundo de los Transformers. El es miembro del cuerpo de los Autobots perteneciente al sub grupo de los Dinobots. Generación 1 Snarl pertenece a los Autobots es un miembro del equipo de los Dinobots liderados por… …   Wikipedia Español

  • snarl|y — 1 «SNAHR lee», adjective, snarl|i|er, snarl|i|est. inclined to snarl or growl; bad tempered; cross: »A snarly waiter took our order. SYNONYM( …   Useful english dictionary

  • snarl — [sna:l US sna:rl] v [Sense: 1 2; Date: 1500 1600; Origin: snar to snarl (1500 1600), from the sound.] [Sense: 3; Date: 1300 1400; Origin: snarl net for catching things (14 19 centuries), from SNARE1] 1.) if an animal snarls, it makes a low angry… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • snarl — [ snarl ] verb 1. ) intransitive if an animal such as a dog or a lion snarls, it makes an angry sound in its throat and shows its teeth 2. ) intransitive or transitive to speak in an unpleasant angry way: Be quiet! he snarled. 3. ) snarl or snarl …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • snarl — snarl1 [snärl] vi. [extended from earlier snar, to growl, akin to Swed snarra, MHG, MDu, MLowG snarren, to growl < IE echoic base * (s)ner , * (s)nur > SNEER, SNORE, OIce norn, NORN] 1. to growl fiercely, baring the teeth, as a threatening… …   English World dictionary

  • Snarl — Snarl, v. t. [From {Snare}, v. t.] 1. To entangle; to complicate; to involve in knots; as, to snarl a skein of thread. Her snarled hair. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To embarrass; to insnare. [1913 Webster] [The] question that they would have… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Snarl — Snarl, v. i. [From {Snar}.] 1. To growl, as an angry or surly dog; to gnarl; to utter grumbling sounds. An angry cur snarls while he feeds. Dryden & Lee. [1913 Webster] 2. To speak crossly; to talk in rude, surly terms. [1913 Webster] It is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • snarl — [n] complication, mess chaos, clutter, complexity, confusion, disarray, disorder, entanglement, intricacy, intricateness, jam, jungle, knot, labyrinth, maze, mishmash, morass, muddle, muss, skein, swarm, tangle, web; concepts 663,666,674 Ant.… …   New thesaurus

  • snarl — Ⅰ. snarl [1] ► VERB 1) growl with bared teeth. 2) say something aggressively. ► NOUN ▪ an act or sound of snarling. DERIVATIVES snarly adjective. ORIGIN …   English terms dictionary

  • Snarl — Snarl, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Snarled}; p. pr. & vvb. n. {Snarling}.] [Etymol. uncertain.] To form raised work upon the outer surface of (thin metal ware) by the repercussion of a snarling iron upon the inner surface. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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