Nig vs Snig - What's the difference?

nig | snig |


As nouns the difference between nig and snig

is that nig is (offensive|racial slur) nigger while snig is (uk|dialect) a small eel.

As a verb snig is

(australia|new zealand|forestry) to drag a log along the ground by means of a chain fastened at one end.

nig

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (offensive, racial slur) nigger
  • * 1959 , Don Robertson, The three days
  • He always thought one step ahead of the nigs .
  • * 1961 , Robert Hale Strong, A Yankee private's Civil War
  • In a field near the house was a nigger working a poor old broken-down mule and another nigger sowing wheat. When we came up, both nigs quit work and stared at us.
  • * 1967 , Frank Hercules, I want a black doll
  • What part did she play in your marrying a nig — a black man — nig, nig — Negro?

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    snig

    English

    Verb

  • (Australia, New Zealand, forestry) To drag a log along the ground by means of a chain fastened at one end.
  • (UK, dialect) To sneak.
  • To chop off; to cut.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (UK, dialect) A small eel.
  • (Webster 1913)

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