Definitions For Snapping


  • 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


  • 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

Is Snapping 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

Words with Friends

The word Snapping is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Snapping 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

Antonyms for Snapping

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