Convey is a related term of snort.
In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between convey and snort
is that convey
is (obsolete) to carry or take away secretly; to steal; to thieve while snort
is (obsolete) to snore.
As verbs the difference between convey and snort
is that convey
is to transport; to carry; to take from one place to another while snort
is to make a snort; to exhale roughly through the nose.
As a noun snort is
the sound made by exhaling or inhaling roughly through the nose.
To transport; to carry; to take from one place to another.
- Convey me to my bed, then to my grave.
To communicate; to make known; to portray.
- Air conveys''' sound; words '''convey ideas.
* John Locke
- to convey''' an impression; to '''convey information
(legal) To transfer legal rights (to).
- Men fill one another's heads with noise and sound, but convey not thereby their thoughts.
- He conveyed ownership of the company to his daughter.
(obsolete) To manage with privacy; to carry out.
- The Earl of Desmond secretly conveyed all his lands to feoffees in trust.
(obsolete) To carry or take away secretly; to steal; to thieve.
- I will convey the business as I shall find means.
* (to convey a message) send, relay
The sound made by exhaling or inhaling roughly through the nose.
(slang) A dose of a drug to be snorted. Here, "drug" includes snuff (i.e., pulverized tobacco). A snort also may be a drink of whiskey, as "Let's have a snort".
(slang) An alcoholic drink.
* 1951 , Indiana Historical Society Publications (volumes 16-17, page 157)
- Everybody tipped up the jug and took a snort of whisky and followed it with a gourd of cool water. We thought a snort of whisky now and then braced us up some and put a little more lift in us.
To make a snort; to exhale roughly through the nose.
(slang) To inhale (usually a drug) through the nose.
- She snorted with laughter.
(obsolete) To snore.
- to snort cocaine
- The snorting citizens.