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  • verbclip
  • verbcut

synonyms for snip

  • cut
  • nip
  • slice
See also synonyms for: snips
  • shear
  • shred
  • clip
  • shorten
  • trim
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How to use snip in a sentence

I’ll undergo a ceremonial snip at the ends but keep the length.
MY SON KNOWS EXACTLY HOW HE'LL MARK THE OCCASION OF GETTING HIS COVID-19 VACCINEVANESSA HUANOVEMBER 3, 2021TIME
A disgusting snip of a person had moved between him and those bitter but glamorous memories of Maria Algarez.
THE BOY GREW OLDERHEYWOOD BROUN
Accustomed to bite and eat its way through hard leaves, why did not the insect snip off and destroy its rope?
THE HILLS AND THE VALERICHARD JEFFERIES
As it is, though, I believe I could snip a curl off the baby's head an' hardly scare the darlin'.
HARPER'S ROUND TABLE, OCTOBER 1, 1895VARIOUS
But the naughty baby only laughed quite merrily over the howl, and the two children begged of Snip-snap to do it again.
DICKORY DOCKL. T. MEADE
Still, if you promise to breathe not a word of this to any woman I may marry hereafter, here's a dead snip for you.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 146., JANUARY 14, 1914VARIOUS
Perhaps she had been naughty; perhaps folks were going to snip her fingers; but "Hollis" was on her side now and forever.
DOTTY DIMPLE'S FLYAWAYSOPHIE MAY
Indeed, if I had seen the chance, I should scarce have had the courage to snip.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME XVII, FEBRUARY 1899, NO. 98.VARIOUS
One snip of the scissors every five minutes; one requires the patience of Job.
IN THE LINE OF BATTLEVARIOUS
Corporal said to me as we were smoking our pipes yesterday, 'Snip's a handy fellow.
AVERILROSA NOUCHETTE CAREY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SNIP

  • abbreviate
  • abstract
  • blue pencil
  • chop
  • clip
  • compress
  • concentrate
  • condense
  • contract
  • curtail
  • cut
  • decrease
  • digest
  • diminish
  • downsize
  • lessen
  • limit
  • narrow
  • put in nutshell
  • reduce
  • restrict
  • slash
  • snip
  • summarize
  • trim
  • truncate
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