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Synonyms for snarl
snɑrl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tangle, snarl, maze(noun)

    something jumbled or confused

    "a tangle of government regulations"

    Synonyms:
    be adrift, cast, ramble, stray, tramp, float, roll, roam, range, err, rove, blow, vagabond, wander, swan, freewheel

  2. snarl(noun)

    an angry vicious expression

    Synonyms:
    frogbit family, family Hydrocharitaceae, family Hydrocharidaceae, frog's-bit family

  3. snarl(noun)

    a vicious angry growl

    Synonyms:
    field thistle

  4. snarl, snarl up, embrangle(verb)

    make more complicated or confused through entanglements

    Synonyms:
    pelvis, pelvic arch, renal pelvis, hip, pelvic girdle

  5. snap, snarl(verb)

    utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone

    "The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer"; "The guard snarled at us"

    Synonyms:
    contrite, remorseful, rueful, ruthful

    Antonyms:
    impenitent, unremorseful, unrepentant

  6. snarl(verb)

    make a snarling noise or move with a snarling noise

    "Bullets snarled past us"

    Synonyms:
    remorsefully, ruefully, contritely

  7. entangle, tangle, mat, snarl(verb)

    twist together or entwine into a confusing mass

    "The child entangled the cord"

    Antonyms:
    terminal

Wiktionary

  1. snarl(noun)

    Antonyms:
    unsnarl

  2. snarl(noun)

    To form raised work upon the outer surface of (thin metal ware) by the repercussion of a snarling iron upon the inner surface.

    Antonyms:
    unsnarl

  3. snarl(noun)

    To entangle; to complicate; to involve in knots; as, to snarl a skein of thread.

    Antonyms:
    unsnarl

  4. snarl(verb)

    To embarrass; to insnare.

    Synonyms:
    imbroglio

    Antonyms:
    unsnarl

  5. snarl(verb)

    Antonyms:
    unsnarl

  6. snarl(verb)

    Antonyms:
    unsnarl

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. snarl(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    growl, gnarl, grumble, murmur

  2. snarl(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    entangle, complicate, make knotty, involve in knots

  3. snarl(n.)

    Synonyms:
    entanglement, tangle, complication

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. snarl(n)

    Synonyms:
    complication, entanglement, intricacy, knot, confusion, growl

  2. snarl(v)

    Synonyms:
    entangle, complicate, involve, knot, confuse, enmesh, insnare, growl, gnarl

    Antonyms:
    disentangle, unravel, extricate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "snarl":

    grunt

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How to use snarl in a sentence?

  1. Goethe:

    We are accustomed to see men deride what they do not understand, and snarl at the good and beautiful because it lies beyond their sympathies.

  2. Julie Halstead:

    The pendulum of the political environment really swung in the past 10 years, there were more and more protests, which would snarl traffic. Opioid problems. Homelessness. Crime. It was encroaching where we lived.

Images & Illustrations of snarl

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Translations for snarl

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  • FletschenGerman
  • φερνω κπ σε δυσκολη θεσηGreek
  • enredo, maraña, gruñir, quilombo, gruñido, enredarSpanish
  • ärähtää, sekasotku, ärinä, murista, vyyhti, murina, sotkea, äristäFinnish
  • sac de nœuds, embrouilleFrench
  • dèan dranndan, dranndanScottish Gaelic
  • ngangara, ngaraMāori
  • odwarkiwać, zaplątywać się, warczeć, odburkiwaćPolish
  • клубок, огрызаться, ворчать, узел, ворчание, рычание, рычатьRussian
  • homurdanma, homurtuTurkish

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