1. The act of catching an object with the hands (synset 100139776)
    "Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"; "he made a grab for the ball before it landed"; "Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away"; "the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion"
  2. A spell of cold weather (synset 115324340)
    "a cold snap in the middle of May"
  3. Tender green beans without strings that easily snap into sections (synset 107744029)
  4. A crisp round cookie flavored with ginger (synset 107651993)
  5. The noise produced by the rapid movement of a finger from the tip to the base of the thumb on the same hand (synset 107408836)
    "servants appeared at the snap of his fingers"
  6. A sudden sharp noise (synset 107396023)
    "the crack of a whip"; "he heard the cracking of the ice"; "he can hear the snap of a twig"
  7. A sudden breaking (synset 107382308)
  8. The tendency of a body to return to its original shape after it has been stretched or compressed (synset 105027524)
    "the waistband had lost its snap"
  9. An informal photograph;
    Usually made with a small hand-held camera (synset 104255717)
    "my snapshots haven't been developed yet"; "he tried to get unposed shots of his friends"
  10. A fastener used on clothing;
    Fastens with a snapping sound (synset 104255319)
    "children can manage snaps better than buttons"
  11. Any undertaking that is easy to do (synset 100576402)
    "marketing this product will be no picnic"
  12. The act of snapping the fingers;
    Movement of a finger from the tip to the base of the thumb on the same hand (synset 100345525)
    "he gave his fingers a snap"
  13. (American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back (synset 100121763)
    "the quarterback fumbled the snap"
  1. Utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone (synset 200918227)
    "The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer"; "The guard snarled at us"
  2. Separate or cause to separate abruptly (synset 201576346)
    "The rope snapped"; "tear the paper"
  3. Break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension (synset 200337875)
    "The pipe snapped"
  4. Move or strike with a noise (synset 201897764)
    "he clicked on the light"; "his arm was snapped forward"
  5. Close with a snapping motion (synset 200356324)
    "The lock snapped shut"
  6. Make a sharp sound (synset 202187297)
    "his fingers snapped"
  7. Move with a snapping sound (synset 202093216)
    "bullets snapped past us"
  8. To grasp hastily or eagerly (synset 201442364)
    "Before I could stop him the dog snatched the ham bone"
  9. Put in play with a snap (synset 201405526)
    "snap a football"
  10. Cause to make a snapping sound (synset 201244772)
    "snap your fingers"
  11. Lose control of one's emotions (synset 201788114)
    "When she heard that she had not passed the exam, she lost it completely"; "When her baby died, she snapped"
  12. Bring the jaws together (synset 201448920)
    "he snapped indignantly"
  13. Record on photographic film (synset 201005294)
    "I photographed the scene of the accident"; "She snapped a picture of the President"

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