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  Definition of snake
  1. limbless scaly elongate reptile; some are venomous
  2. something resembling a snake
  3. a long faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near the equator stretching between Virgo and Cancer
  4. a tributary of the Columbia River that rises in Wyoming and flows westward; discovered in 1805 by the Lewis and Clark Expedition
  5. a deceitful or treacherous person
  6. move along a winding path; "The army snaked through the jungle"
  7. move smoothly and sinuously, like a snake
  8. form a snake-like pattern; "The river snakes through the valley"
Similar Words: serpent, ophidian, Hydra, Snake, Snake River, snake in the grass

 

Hyponyms: colubrid snake, colubrid, blind snake, worm snake, constrictor, elapid, elapid snake, sea snake, viper, closet auger, plumber's snake, auger, trap-and-drain auger

 

Part Meronyms: Wyoming, Equality State, WY, Idaho, Gem State, ID, Oregon, Beaver State, OR, Washington, Evergreen State, WA

 

Member Meronyms: Serpentes, suborder Serpentes, Ophidia, suborder Ophidia

 

Anagrams: sneak

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: slang   Albanian: gjarpër  
Armenian: օձ   Bosnian: vijugati se and zmija  
Breton: naer   Bulgarian: змия  
Catalan: serp   Chinese:  
Croatian: zmija   Danish: slange and sno  
Dutch: slang   Esperanto: serpento  
Finnish: käärme and kiemurrella   French: serpent and serpenter  
Galician: serpe   Georgian: გველი  
German: Schlange and winden   Greek: ελίσσομαι  
Hebrew: נחש   Hindi: साँप  
Hungarian: kígyó   Icelandic: snákur  
Indonesian: ular   Interlingua: serpente  
Italian: serpeggiare and serpente   Japanese:  
Korean:   Kurdish: mar  
Latin: serpens   Latvian: čūska  
Lithuanian: gyvatė   Macedonian: змија  
Malay: ular   Malayalam: പാന്പ്  
Norwegian: slange   Polish: wąż  
Portuguese: serpente and serpentear   Romanian: şarpe  
Russian: змея   Slovak: had  
Slovene: kača   Spanish: culebrear and serpiente  
Swahili: nyoka   Swedish: orm and slingra  
Tagalog: ahas   Telugu: పాము and మెలికలు తిరుగు  
Thai: งู   Turkish: yılan  
Ukrainian: змія   Vietnamese:  
Yiddish: שלאַנג  
 
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