Definition of sniggle in English:

sniggle

Pronunciation /ˈsniɡəl/ /ˈsnɪɡəl/

intransitive verb

[no object]
  • Fish for eels by pushing a baited hook into holes in which they are hiding.

Origin

Mid 17th century frequentative, based on earlier snig ‘small eel’, of unknown origin.

Pronunciation

sniggle

/ˈsniɡəl/ /ˈsnɪɡəl/