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sneap

verb \ ˈsnēp \

Definition of sneap

transitive verb
1 archaic : to blast or blight with cold : nip
2 dialectal, England : chide

Origin and Etymology of sneap

Middle English snaipen to injure, nip, rebuke, probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Icelandic sneypa to scold — more at snub


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sneap

noun

Definition of sneap

archaic

First Known Use of sneap

1597


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