Pronunciation: (snā'kē), [key]
—adj., snak•i•er, snak•i•est.
1. of or pertaining to snakes.
2. abounding in snakes, as a place.
3. snakelike; twisting, winding, or sinuous.
4. venomous; treacherous or insidious: a snaky remark.
5. consisting of, entwined with, or bearing a representation of snakes or serpents, as a ring.
6. Australian Informal.irritable, angry, or spiteful.
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