\ ˈsnips How to pronounce snips (audio) \

Definition of snips

: hand shears used especially for cutting sheet metal

First Known Use of snips

1846, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of snips was in 1846

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snips

noun

English Language Learners Definition of snips

: heavy scissors that are used especially for cutting metal

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