As nouns the difference between snift and nift
is that snift
is (uk|dialect) a moment while nift
is (obsolete) niece.
As a verb snift
is to snort.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(UK, dialect) A moment.
(UK, dialect, uncountable) Slight snow; sleet.
To sniff; to snuff; to smell.
- resentment expressed by snifting
- It now appears that they were still snifting and hankering after their old quarters.