Meaning of snook
Pronunciation: (snk, snook), [key]
— pl. snook, snooks.
- any basslike fish of the genus Centropomus, esp. C. undecimalis, inhabiting waters off Florida and the West Indies and south to Brazil, valued as food and game.
- any of several related marine fishes.
Pronunciation: (snook, snk), [key]
- a gesture of defiance, disrespect, or derision.
- to thumb the nose: a painter who cocks a snook at traditional techniques.
- snook (Thesaurus)