snippety

adjective
snip·​pety | \ ˈsni-pə-tē How to pronounce snippety (audio) \

Definition of snippety

1 : made up of snippets
2 [probably from snip entry 2 + -ety (as in pernickety)] : snippy

Examples of snippety in a Sentence

we complained to the manager about the snippety, uncooperative waitress

First Known Use of snippety

1864, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of snippety was in 1864

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“Snippety.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snippety. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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