'snails definition

  • interjection:
    • An oath.
    • Jesus's nails, or their fingernails, this is certainly, the fingernails with that your Savior ended up being fastened towards the cross; -- an ancient type of oath, corresponding to 'Od's bodikins (dim. of human body, in other words., God's dear human anatomy).
  • others:
    • a classic minced oath, an abbreviation of his (Christ's) nails (with that he was nailed to the mix).

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