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snaps

verb
present tense third-person singular of snap

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to speak sharply or irritably
  • the shopkeeper finally snapped at one customer who couldn't seem to make up his mind

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2 to break suddenly with an explosive sound
  • the fragile twig snapped in her hands

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3 to take a photograph of
  • be sure to snap everything you see on your vacation, and then you can show us

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4 to pass from one form, state, or level to another
  • she abruptly snapped alert

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snaps

noun
plural of snap

Synonyms & Antonyms of snaps (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a loud explosive sound
  • the plastic coat hook broke off with a loud snap when he tried to hang the heavy bag on it

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2 a picture created from an image recorded on a light-sensitive surface by a camera
  • took several snaps of his family for the scrapbook

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4 something that is easy to do
  • this test will be a snap

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“Snaps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/snaps. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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