snap·​per-back ˈsna-pər-ˌbak How to pronounce snapper-back (audio)
: a football center

Word History

First Known Use

1887, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of snapper-back was in 1887

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Cite this Entry

“Snapper-back.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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