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snips

noun
plural of snip

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 British something bought or offered for sale at a desirable price
  • that antique urn that we bought at London's Portobello Road Market was a real snip

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snips

verb
present tense third-person singular of snip

Synonyms & Antonyms of snips (Entry 2 of 2)

to make (something) shorter or smaller with the use of a cutting instrument
  • snipped the loose ends

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The first known use of snips was in 1846

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

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