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have a snoot full

1. To have enough alcoholic beverages as to be intoxicated; to be drunk. Also written as "have a snootful." Primarily heard in US. The wine was free and the waiter kept filling my glass, so by the end of the evening, I'd had a snoot full! We all had a snoot full at the reception after the ceremony.
2. To have more than enough of something; to be fed up with something. Primarily heard in US. To be honest, I've had a snoot full of everyone telling me how to live my life.
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If you've ever stepped out on the back porch and sucked in a snootful of Somebody's-Burnin-BEEF
Ford, in a 1978 speech to the National Restaurant Association, said the three-martini lunch was the epitome of American efficiency: "Where else can you get an earful, a bellyful and a snootful at the same timer?
I was sure the buck would avoid it like the plague, but once he got a snootful of the doe urine he trotted over to the pack, stretched his neck out, and inhaled the sexy aromas.
It meant taking a snootful of CS gas but that was better than being clobbered by a brick or a rubber bullet.
9) The friction Negro-Nisei interracialism entailed is demonstrated in her initial discomfort with the "inexhaustible" conversations about race that now surrounded her: "I got a snootful of it.
Unaware that he stands upwind from a church filled with several hundred Sunday worshipers, he happily toots his cheroot while the assembly and I catch a little snootful of his secondhand smoke.
These stories are too numerous to recount here, but a quick Google search will divulge countless deaths and maimings by illegal aliens hurtling down the highways on a tankful of gas and snootful of booze.
I could just imagine a deer leaning over to check for scent and getting a snootful of that stuff.
A snootful of tropical fruit--passion fruit, guanabana--becomes smooth and, surprisingly, only slightly sweet on the palate, with notes of cooked white raisins and creme brulee.
Worse, some of this activity seems to be taking place on Wall Street, the last place you would want anyone making high-level decisions with a snootful.
In Jesse James' country in western Missouri, The Brown Bear Tavern is the place to go to get a snootful and to watch reporters on their less-than-best behavior.
It's tough to do it in '97s because we have a snootful of the other stuff," he said.
And finally, if you've had a snootful of stinky, acrid, corrosive solvents with fumes that make your eyeballs spin and your socks roll down, try Ogre Enviroclean.
The strong wind was swirling unpredictably, and it took only about 15 minutes for the stag to get a snootful of us.