Definitions For Snap

noun

  • (American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back
  • The act of catching an object with the hands
  • The act of snapping the fingers; movement of a finger from the tip to the base of the thumb on the same hand
  • Any undertaking that is easy to do
  • A fastener used on clothing; fastens with a snapping sound
  • An informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera
  • The tendency of a body to return to its original shape after it has been stretched or compressed
  • A sudden breaking
  • A sudden sharp noise
  • The noise produced by the rapid movement of a finger from the tip to the base of the thumb on the same hand
  • A crisp round cookie flavored with ginger
  • Tender green beans without strings that easily snap into sections
  • A spell of cold weather
  • A sudden, short, sharp sound caused by something breaking or moving into a new position
  • The act of snapping your fingers or the sound made when you snap your fingers
  • A device that fastens something by closing or locking with a short, sharp sound ; especially : a set of two metal or plastic pieces that fit tightly together when you press them

verb

  • Break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension
  • Close with a snapping motion
  • Utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone
  • Record on photographic film
  • Cause to make a snapping sound
  • Put in play with a snap
  • To grasp hastily or eagerly
  • Bring the jaws together
  • Separate or cause to separate abruptly
  • Lose control of one's emotions
  • Move or strike with a noise
  • Move with a snapping sound
  • Make a sharp sound
  • To break quickly with a short, sharp sound
  • To move into a specified position with a short, sharp sound
  • To close (something) with a fastener and especially with a snap
  • Done or made suddenly or without careful thought

Is Snap a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
6
Words with Friends
8

The word Snap is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Snap in a Sentence

  • The branch snapped and fell to the ground.
  • The earpiece of his glasses snapped off.
  • She snapped the twig in two.
  • I've trained the dog to come to me with a snap of my fingers.
  • The snap of the bracelet broke.
  • A snap course that even an idiot could pass

Synonyms for Snap

Antonyms for Snap

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