the charred portion of a candlewick
a pinch of smokeless tobacco inhaled at a single time
finely powdered tobacco for sniffing up the nose
sensing an odor by inhaling through the nose
snuff colored; of a greyish to yellowish brown
sniff or smell inquiringly
inhale audibly through the nose;
- My grandfather used to take snuff.
- Give the barber a pinch of snuff.
- At this moment on the ridge, up against the blazing sky, a flgure was visible, like the black snuff in the midst of a candle flame.
- He leant forward and snuffed the candle.
- His dad snuffed it a couple of years ago.
- Moreover, such protests as have taken place have been easy to snuff out.
- The dog came over and snuffed at her feet.
She was going out like the snuff of a candle.出自： A. Trollope
Yellow specks..rapidly snuffed out.出自： Dickens
He..without wetting his fingers snuffs the candle.出自： T. Pynchon
The great war had snuffed out the spirit of adventure.出自： R. Berthoud
'The air's..delicious.' She snuffed it like a racehorse.出自： V. Woolf