snip·​pety ˈsni-pə-tē How to pronounce snippety (audio)
: made up of snippets
[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 server

Word History

First Known Use

1864, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of snippety was in 1864

Dictionary Entries Near snippety

Cite this Entry

“Snippety.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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