Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
snorten; akin to
To force the air with violence through the nose, so as to make a noise, as do high-spirited horsed in prancing and play.
[R.]“The snorting citizens.”
To laugh out loudly.
The act of snorting; the sound produced in snorting.
To expel throught the nostrils with a snort; to utter with a snort.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To force the air with violence through the nose, so as to make a noise, as high spirited horses in prancing and play.
2.To snore. [Not common.]