[From dialectal snark, to nag, from snark, snork, to snore, snort, from
Dutch and Low German snorken, of imitative origin.]
adj. Irritable or short-tempered; irascible.
n. A separated compartment in a public place for the accommodation of a
small group of observers, possibly having or performing a specific function:
a theatre box, box seats, a jury box.
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