From laughter and tears the descent is easy to snivelling and giggles.
Joe raised himself, snivelling, and commenced to revile Sam.
I never could become an ill-used, suffering, snivelling wife.
He stood over there beside you, snivelling into his red bandanna.
Judy was snivelling and sobbing in the most woebegone manner.
(He turns to Rada) Look here, my girl, where is ...