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Synonyms for snip
snɪp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. snip, snippet, snipping(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    snipping, clip, clipping, snippet

  2. clip, clipping, snip(verb)

    the act of clipping or snipping

    Synonyms:
    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 off(verb)

    sever or remove by pinching or snipping

    "nip off the flowers"

    Synonyms:
    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 back(verb)

    cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of

    "dress the plants in the garden"

    Synonyms:
    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. snip(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    clip, cut, nip, nip off

  2. snip(n.)

    Synonyms:
    clip, bit, cut, shred, fragment, piece

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    cutout, cut, cric, trimming

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. SNIP

    Synonyms:
    Syndicat National de l'Industrie Pharmaceutique

How to pronounce snip?

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How to say snip in sign language?

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How to use snip in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Shawn Montgomery:

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

  3. Orrin Hatch:

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


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