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EtymologyEdit

Old High German snopffizan

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃnʏfl̩n/, /ˈʃnʏfəln/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

schnüffeln (third-person singular simple present schnüffelt, past tense schnüffelte, past participle geschnüffelt, auxiliary haben)

  1. (intransitive) to sniff
    Der Hund schnüffelte an dem Baum.
    The dog sniffed at the tree.
  2. (intransitive) to nose; to snoop, to sniff out (information)
  3. to sniff, to huff
    Klebstoff schnüffeln
    to huff glue

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