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 Snake Snake

noun

  • ( ) limbless scaly elongate reptile; some are venomous  ( ophidian, serpent, snake )
    limbless scaly elongate reptile; some are venomous
  • a long flexible steel coil for dislodging stoppages in curved pipes  ( auger, plumber's snake, snake )
    a long flexible steel coil for dislodging stoppages in curved pipes
  • something long, thin, and flexible that resembles a snake  ( snake )
    something long, thin, and flexible that resembles a snake
  • a long faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near the equator stretching between Virgo and Cancer  ( Hydra, Snake )
    a long faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near the equator stretching between Virgo and Cancer
  • a tributary of the Columbia River that rises in Wyoming and flows westward; discovered in 1805 by the Lewis and Clark Expedition  ( Snake, Snake River )
    a tributary of the Columbia River that rises in Wyoming and flows westward; discovered in 1805 by the Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • a deceitful or treacherous person  ( snake, snake in the grass )
    a deceitful or treacherous person
  • verb

  • ( ) move smoothly and sinuously, like a snake  ( snake )
    move smoothly and sinuously, like a snake
  • move along a winding path  ( snake )
    move along a winding path
     The army snaked through the jungle
    The army snaked through the jungle
  • form a snake-like pattern  ( snake )
    form a snake-like pattern
     The river snakes through the valley
    The river snakes through the valley


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