snapback

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noun snap·back \ˈsnap-ˌbak\

Definition of snapback

  1. 1 :  a football snap

  2. 2 :  a sudden rebound or recovery a snapback of prices on the stock exchange

Examples of snapback in a Sentence

  1. the doctor predicted a quick snapback for the rugged young soldier

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First Known Use of snapback

1887



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