snap judgment

Definition of snap judgment

  1. :  a hasty decision or opinion

Word by Word Definitions

snapplay
  1. :  to make a sudden closing of the jaws :  seize something sharply with the mouth

    :  to grasp at something eagerly :  make a pounce or snatch

    :  to utter sharp biting words :  bark out irritable or peevish retorts

  1. :  an abrupt closing (as of the mouth in biting or of scissors in cutting)

    :  a share of profits or booty

    :  something that brings quick and easy profit or advantage

  1. :  with a snap

  1. :  done, made, or carried through suddenly or without deliberation

    :  called or taken without prior warning

    :  fastening with a snap

judgmentplay
  1. :  the process of forming an opinion or evaluation by discerning and comparing

    :  an opinion or estimate so formed

    :  the capacity for judging :  discernment


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