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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In an impatient or irritable manner; Also: In a crisp, lively, or smart manner

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective, : Only snappy people get ahead in this world
  • The kid is snappily dressed ... for a game show host.
  • "How could you possibly expect me?" she asked snappily.
  • From, as we now snappily call the Washington Post, WaPo: for more
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