Definition of hit a snag
- We hit a snag with our travel plans.
: to reach with or as if with a sudden blow
: to come in quick forceful contact with
: to strike (something, such as a ball) with an object (such as a bat, club, or racket) so as to impart or redirect motion
: an act or instance of striking or forcefully coming in contact with someone or something : an act or instance of hitting or being hit
: a stroke of luck
: a great success
: a tree or branch embedded in a lake or stream bed and constituting a hazard to navigation
: a standing dead tree
: a rough sharp or jagged projecting part : protuberance: such as
: to catch and usually damage on or as if on a snag
: to halt or impede as if by catching on a snag
: to hew, trim, or cut roughly or jaggedly
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