Definition of snippet
: a small part, piece, or thing; especially : a brief quotable passage
Examples of snippet in a Sentence
snippets from the author's newest novel
read them a snippet of his latest poem
Recent Examples of snippet from the Web
Its leader, Mr. Chukwuji, said the group was currently battling the nation’s major mobile phone company, MTN, which pays artists to use snippets of their songs.
One of the museum’s permanent exhibitions is a Surprise Bookshelf, where visitors can pull out boxes labeled with names to experience a sensory snippet of that writer’s work.
The video ends with a snippet of the title track from her upcoming album, Witness.
Follow that up with some entertaining Iggy snippets from the panel that followed (not 100% word for word accurate): ——————-
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Origin and Etymology of snippet
First Known Use: 1664
SNIPPET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of snippet for English Language Learners
: a small piece of information or news
: a small part of something (such as a piece of music, a conversation, etc.)
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