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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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You got a snootful of hog waste and this strange new scent, almost sweet.
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.
My daughter Anne and I, along with three of her fellow students from Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, carried signs and got a snootful of gas in the name of environmental freedom.
The bear sniffed the air, trying to get a snootful of this interloper.
Birds won't mind -- no sense of taste -- but a bear will get a snootful of hot spice and start looking a little harder for other foods.
It's tough to do it in '97s because we have a snootful of the other stuff," he said.
Franklin Pierce was arrested in office "after trampling an old woman while riding his horse, probably after having had a snootful.
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.
In 2002, Who bassist John 'The Ox' Entwistle died a very rock 'n' roll death - in a Las Vegas hotel, collapsed in the arms of a hooker with a snootful of cocaine helping bring on a fatal heart attack.
Once a whitetail gets a snootful of human scent, he'll likely vacate the premises.