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By pulling the string he could spring the lath, and then let it snap back to its place.

It is not elastic like rubber; it may be stretched; but it will not snap back again as rubber does.

He seemed suddenly to snap back into his hard, cynical shell.

If you think that you must snap, snap at a child so big as to snap back.

Your body always tends to snap back to the position you were in when you first became elastic.

Could you pull the rubber tree out as high as the stars, and would it snap back again?

Ross snapped it level with the panel, and when it did not snap back, he felt somehow encouraged.

This rifle is very fast in action as a snap back and forth of the wrist is sufficient to operate it.

By lifting the hammer of the rifle and letting it snap back, the captain had exploded one cartridge at random.

Too late, he realized his blunder, for without delay, Katharine seized the opportunity to snap back to her former position.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.