What does Snaggletooth mean?

A slang term for an irregular tooth/teeth.

Other definitions of Snaggletooth:

  • Broken or projected teeth. From snag, which means either a concealed difficulty, or a jagged, projecting part of something.
  • The fanged face mascot of the English rock band Motörhead.
  • The name of a species of fish and shark, known for their abundance of projecting teeth.
  • The original name of the Hanna-Barbera cartoon character Snagglepuss.

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How to use the term

  • I'm was always self-conscious about my snaggletooth, but I, and others, have come to love it.

  • I'll just move to Japan with my snaggle tooth. They think it looks youthful over there, calling it yaeba.

  • What do you think the Motörhead song Snaggletooth is about? Probably Snaggletooth, their mascot, right?

  • That creepy fish from Australia is called a Snaggletooth.

  • Did you know Snagglepuss used to be called Snaggletooth?

Video related to Snaggletooth


Motörhead - Snaggletooth | YouTube

  • A Song that mentions "Snaggletooth."
  • The Motörhead single "Snaggletooth", with art featuring their mascot, Snaggletooth. From their album, No Remorse, produced in 1984.

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