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Another word for snap

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Verb
  1. To make a light, sharp noise

      1. A brief, sharp sound:
      2. A mechanical device, such as a pawl, that snaps into position.
      3. An instance of pressing down and releasing a button on a pointing device, such as a mouse.
      1. To make an abrupt, sharp sound, as in the collision of two hard surfaces.
      2. To chatter thoughtlessly or at length.
      3. To cackle or cluck, as a hen.
    See also:

    sounds

  2. To make a sudden sharp, explosive noise

      1. To make a short, sharp, explosive sound.
      2. To burst open with a short, sharp, explosive sound.
      3. To move quickly or unexpectedly; appear abruptly:
      1. To break without complete separation of parts:
      2. To break or snap apart:
      3. To make a sharp snapping sound:
      1. To strike the palms of the hands together with a sudden explosive sound, as in applauding.
      2. To come together suddenly with a sharp sound.
      3. To strike together with a sharp sound, as one hard surface on another:
      1. The harsh sound uttered by a dog.
      2. A sound, such as a cough, that is similar to a dog's bark.
      3. To utter a bark.
      1. A sudden loud noise, as of an explosion.
      2. A sudden loud blow or bump.
      3. A sudden burst of action:
    See also:

    sounds

  3. To give way mentally and emotionally

    See also:

    explosion

  4. To grasp at (something) eagerly, forcibly, and abruptly with the jaws

      1. To hit sharply, as with a hand, fist, weapon, or implement:
      2. To inflict (a blow).
      3. To penetrate or pierce:
      1. To grasp or seize hastily, eagerly, or suddenly:
      2. To steal, especially quickly or with a sudden movement.
      3. To kidnap (someone).
      1. To seize and pinch or bite:
      2. To remove or sever by pinching or snipping:
      3. To bite or sting with the cold; chill.
      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To take hold of, especially forcibly or suddenly; grasp:
      3. To stop (oneself) from doing an action:
    See also:

    reach

  5. To speak abruptly and sharply

  6. To move or cause to move with a sudden abrupt motion

      1. To pull with a quick, strong movement; jerk:
      2. To extract or remove abruptly:
      3. To pull on something suddenly.
      1. Any of various hand or power tools, often having fixed or adjustable jaws, used for gripping, turning, or twisting objects such as nuts, bolts, or pipes, typically at an angle perpendicular to the object's axis.
      2. A sudden, forcible twist, turn, or pull:
      3. An injury produced by twisting or straining:
      1. To draw, pull, or move suddenly and sharply; jerk:
      2. To move jerkily or spasmodically.
      3. To ache sharply from time to time; twinge.
      1. To make an abrupt sudden movement:
      2. To move with abrupt movements; move haltingly or jerkily.
      3. To roll or pitch suddenly or erratically:
      1. To give a sudden quick thrust, push, pull, or twist to.
      2. To throw or toss with a quick abrupt motion.
      3. To utter abruptly or sharply:
    See also:

    push

    move

Noun
  1. A light, sharp noise

      1. A brief, sharp sound:
      2. A mechanical device, such as a pawl, that snaps into position.
      3. An instance of pressing down and releasing a button on a pointing device, such as a mouse.
      1. To make an abrupt, sharp sound, as in the collision of two hard surfaces.
      2. To chatter thoughtlessly or at length.
      3. To cackle or cluck, as a hen.
    See also:

    sounds

  2. A sudden sharp, explosive noise

      1. A formal account of the proceedings or transactions of a group:
      2. A spoken or written account of an event, usually presented in detail:
      3. Bound volumes containing the published court opinions in legal cases, intended to provide a reference for precedents in subsequent cases.
      1. A series of short sharp sounds, as that made by knocking on a door.
      1. To make a short, sharp, explosive sound.
      2. To burst open with a short, sharp, explosive sound.
      3. To move quickly or unexpectedly; appear abruptly:
      1. A release of mechanical, chemical, or nuclear energy in a sudden and often violent manner with the generation of high temperature and usually with the release of gases.
      2. A violent bursting as a result of internal pressure.
      3. The loud, sharp sound made as a result of either of these actions.
      1. To break without complete separation of parts:
      2. To break or snap apart:
      3. To make a sharp snapping sound:
      1. To strike the palms of the hands together with a sudden explosive sound, as in applauding.
      2. To come together suddenly with a sharp sound.
      3. To strike together with a sharp sound, as one hard surface on another:
      1. The harsh sound uttered by a dog.
      2. A sound, such as a cough, that is similar to a dog's bark.
      3. To utter a bark.
      1. A sudden loud noise, as of an explosion.
      2. A sudden loud blow or bump.
      3. A sudden burst of action:
    See also:

    sounds

  3. A sudden motion, such as a pull

      1. To pull with a quick, strong movement; jerk:
      2. To extract or remove abruptly:
      3. To pull on something suddenly.
      1. Any of various hand or power tools, often having fixed or adjustable jaws, used for gripping, turning, or twisting objects such as nuts, bolts, or pipes, typically at an angle perpendicular to the object's axis.
      2. A sudden, forcible twist, turn, or pull:
      3. An injury produced by twisting or straining:
      1. To draw, pull, or move suddenly and sharply; jerk:
      2. To move jerkily or spasmodically.
      3. To ache sharply from time to time; twinge.
      1. To pull at vigorously or repeatedly:
      2. To move by pulling with great effort or exertion; drag:
      3. To tow by tugboat.
      1. To make an abrupt sudden movement:
      2. To move with abrupt movements; move haltingly or jerkily.
      3. To roll or pitch suddenly or erratically:
      1. To give a sudden quick thrust, push, pull, or twist to.
      2. To throw or toss with a quick abrupt motion.
      3. To utter abruptly or sharply:
    See also:

    push

    move

  4. A quality of active mental and physical forcefulness

      1. The capacity to live, grow, or develop:
      2. The characteristic, principle, or force that distinguishes living things from nonliving things.
      3. Physical or intellectual vigor; energy or liveliness.
      1. Liveliness or energy; enthusiasm.
      1. Physical or mental strength, energy, or force:
      2. The capacity for natural growth and survival, as of plants or animals.
      3. Strong feeling; enthusiasm or intensity:
      1. Energy and enthusiasm in the expression of ideas, especially in artistic performance or composition:
      2. Vitality; liveliness.
      3. Literary aptitude or talent.
      1. A naturally abundant nutrient carbohydrate, (C6 H10 O5 )n , found chiefly in the seeds, fruits, tubers, roots, and stem pith of plants, notably in corn, potatoes, wheat, and rice, and varying widely in appearance according to source but commonly prepared as a white amorphous tasteless powder.
      2. Any of various substances, such as natural starch, used to stiffen cloth, as in laundering.
      3. Foods having a high content of starch, as rice, breads, and potatoes.
      1. A tool for circular or other piercing:
      2. A tool for forcing a pin, bolt, or rivet in or out of a hole.
      3. A tool for stamping a design on a surface.
      1. To move with haste; rush:
      2. To strike violently; smash:
      3. To break or smash by striking violently:
  5. An easily accomplished task

      1. An easily accomplished task or assignment.
      1. A light current of air; a gentle wind.
      2. Any of five winds with speeds of from 4 to 27 knots (5 to 31 miles per hour; 7 to 50 kilometers per hour), according to the Beaufort scale.
      3. Something, such as a task, that is easy to do.
      1. Something that is easy and presents no difficulties, especially an easily won sports contest.
      2. A horserace with only one horse entered, won by the mere formality of walking the length of the track.
      3. A gymnastic feat in which the body is bent forward or backward from an upright position, the hands are placed on the floor, and the legs are arced one after the other over the hands to finish in a standing position.
      1. Something that is easy and presents no difficulties, especially an easily won sports contest; a walkover.
      2. The abandonment of a mortgaged property by the holder of the mortgage because of inability or refusal to meet the payments or because the value of the property has fallen below the principal of the mortgage.
      3. A property so abandoned.
      1. One that is easily defeated or taken advantage of.
      2. Something that is easily done or attained.
      1. A girth for a pack or saddle.
      2. An encircling cord, band, or belt.
      3. Something easy to accomplish.
      1. Something very easy to do.
      2. A trivial matter.
    See also:

    easy

Adjective
  1. Spoken, performed, or composed with little or no preparation or forethought

    See also:

    prepared

  2. Posing no difficulty

      1. Having a surface free from irregularities, roughness, or projections; even.
      2. Free from waves or disturbances; calm:
      3. Free from hair, whiskers, or stubble:
      1. Having few parts or features; not complicated or elaborate:
      2. Easy to understand, do, or carry out:
      3. Having or composed of only one thing, element, or part:
      1. Done or achieved with little effort or difficulty; easy:
      2. Working, acting, or done with ease and fluency:
      3. Arrived at or presented without due care, effort, or examination; superficial:
      1. Calling for, requiring, or showing little or no effort.
      1. Capable of being accomplished or acquired with ease; posing no difficulty:
      2. Likely to happen by accident or without intention:
      3. Requiring or exhibiting little effort or endeavor; undemanding:

Another word for snap

Noun
  1. Fastener

      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To take hold of, especially forcibly or suddenly; grasp:
      3. To stop (oneself) from doing an action:
      1. Something, such as a hook, used to attach one thing to another firmly.
      1. A fastening, such as a hook or buckle, used to hold two or more objects or parts together.
      2. An embrace or hug.
      3. A grip or grasp of the hand.
    See also:

    fastener

  2. *Cinch

Verb
      1. A device operated by a key, combination, or keycard and used, as on a door, for holding, closing, or securing.
      2. A section of a waterway, such as a canal, closed off with gates, in which vessels in transit are raised or lowered by raising or lowering the water level of that section.
      3. A mechanism in a firearm for exploding the charge.
      1. A fastening, such as a hook or buckle, used to hold two or more objects or parts together.
      2. An embrace or hug.
      3. A grip or grasp of the hand.
      1. To get and hold (something that has been in motion) in a hand, the hands, a container, or an implement:
      2. To take hold of, especially forcibly or suddenly; grasp:
      3. To stop (oneself) from doing an action: