Definition of 'snivel'
- whining in a tearful manner
- the act of breathing heavily through the nose (as when the nose is congested)
Synonyms: snuffle sniffle
- talk in a tearful manner
- snuff up mucus through the nose
- cry or whine with snuffling; "Stop snivelling--you got yourself into this mess!"
Synonyms: sniffle blubber blub snuffle