To break at once; to break short, as substances that are brittle.
To strike, to hit, or to shut, with a sharp sound.
To break upon suddenly with sharp, angry words; to treat snappishly; -- usually with up.
To crack; to cause to make a sharp, cracking noise; as, to snap a whip.
To break short, or at once; to part asunder suddenly; as, a mast snaps; a needle snaps.
To give forth, or produce, a sharp, cracking noise; to crack; as, blazing firewood snaps.
To utter sharp, harsh, angry words; -- often with at; as, to snap at a child.
A sudden breaking or rupture of any substance.
A sudden, sharp motion or blow, as with the finger sprung from the thumb, or the thumb from the finger.
A sharp, abrupt sound, as that made by the crack of a whip; as, the snap of the trigger of a gun.
A fast sharp turn
A sharp hooking action on the last 15 feet of the lane.
Also known as: suckout. To break a better hand, similar to sucking out. For example, someone holding 2-7 offsuit can snap AA if the board comes out AK222.
a sudden sharp noise; "the crack of a whip"; "he heard the cracking of the ice"; "he can hear the snap of a twig"
utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; "The sales clerky snapped a reply at the angry customer"; "The guard snarled at us"
break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension; "The rope snapped"
move or strike with a noise; "he clicked on the light"; "his arm was snapped forward"
make a sharp sound; "his fingers snapped"
the degree of resiliency of a brush, as evidenced by the snapping noise made by the tuft when bent firmly to the side and then suddenly released.
A technical term that describes one of the characteristics of well-tempered chocolate. It should break cleanly and crisply, with a sharp snap and should not be crumbly or soft.
A ball path which has a sharp, defined breakpoint. However, when referring to the actual break point, the term snap is often used as a quantifying term.