snipy

adjective
variants: or snipey \ ˈsnīpē , -​pi \

Definition of snipy

1a : resembling a snipe's bill
b of an animal : having a long lean narrow head or muzzle
2 : abounding in snipe

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snipe entry 1 + -y

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“Snipy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snipy. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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