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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A glancing contact with the ball off the edge of the cricket bat; A small cut v. - Cut slightly, with a razor; Hit a glancing blow with the edge of the bat.

Usage examples (33)
  • A snick round his neck, and whip! out of his skin!
  • He fiddled with it until it slid-snick-into place.
  • He snick - ered, continuing to wave Flint forward.
  • The big cat yawned, fangs closing with a sharp snick. for more
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