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Synonyms for snip

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snip, snippet, snippingnoun

    a small piece of anything (especially a piece that has been snipped off)

    snipping, clip, clipping, snippet

  2. clip, clipping, snipverb

    the act of clipping or snipping

    clipping, snipping, clip, trim, cutting, trimming, snippet, press clipping, newspaper clipping, cartridge holder, magazine, cartridge clip, time, press cutting

  3. nip, nip off, clip, snip, snip offverb

    sever or remove by pinching or snipping

    "nip off the flowers"

    tweet, twitch, nip off, cut back, cut short, jog, prune, crop, twinge, pinch, squeeze, dress, trot, snip off, curtail, lop, trim, clip

  4. snip, clip, crop, trim, lop, dress, prune, cut backverb

    cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of

    "dress the plants in the garden"

    line up, pare, work, crop, dress out, shave, preen, apparel, range, trim down, primp, prune, garment, snip off, cut, curtail, jog, trim back, trim, browse, garnish, arrange, sever, garb, cut down, raiment, pasture, coiffe, reduce, habilitate, discerp, coiffure, do, flash back, get dressed, rationalize, curb, plume, rationalise, cut short, coif, nip off, curry, restrict, fit out, clip, trot, dress up, decorate, cultivate, bring down, clothe, graze, tog, cut back, enclothe, set, lop, dress, groom

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. snipverb

    clip, cut, nip, nip off

  2. snipnoun

    clip, bit, cut, shred, fragment, piece

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "snip":

    cutout, cut, cric, trimming

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SNIP

    Syndicat National de l'Industrie Pharmaceutique

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  1. Orrin Hatch:

    Frankly, you know, I think they're just in a snip because they lost the election, and they just hate Donald Trump.

  2. Zara Tindall:

    I literally was like ‘Yep, snip, snip, snip.’ I’ve got a boy. I’m out. I’m out of here, the best thing about being at home, the best thing was, as soon he’s wrapped up, he’s skin on skin, straight downstairs. TV room. Golf on. This is what we’re doing.

  3. Shawn Montgomery:

    It really didn’t hit me until the second procedure until they had to take a large chunk out of my face. i thought they were just going to take a little snip out of there.

  4. Shawn Montgomery:

    I thought they were just going to take a little snip out of there.

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