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snap·py

 (snăp′ē)
adj. snap·pi·er, snap·pi·est Informal
1. Lively or energetic; brisk: a snappy tune.
2. Smart or chic in appearance: a snappy dresser.
3. Snappish: was tired and got snappy with the kids.

snap′pi·ly adv.
snap′pi·ness n.
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snappy

(ˈsnæpɪ)
adj, -pier or -piest
1. Also: snappish apt to speak sharply or irritably
2. Also: snappish apt to snap or bite
3. crackling in sound: a snappy fire.
4. brisk, sharp, or chilly: a snappy pace; snappy weather.
5. (Clothing & Fashion) smart and fashionable: a snappy dresser.
6. make it snappy slang be quick! hurry up!
ˈsnappily adv
ˈsnappiness n
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snap•py

(ˈsnæp i)

adj. -pi•er, -pi•est.
1. snappish.
2. quick or sudden in action or performance.
3. smart, lively, brisk.
Idioms:
make it snappy, Informal. to speed up; hurry.
[1740–50]
snap′pi•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.snappy - apt to speak irritably; "a snappish tone of voice"
ill-natured - having an irritable and unpleasant disposition
2.snappy - smart and fashionable; "snappy conversation"; "some sharp and whipping lines"
spirited - displaying animation, vigor, or liveliness
3.snappy - pleasantly cold and invigorating; "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"; "a nipping wind"; "a nippy fall day"; "snappy weather"
cold - having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration; "a cold climate"; "a cold room"; "dinner has gotten cold"; "cold fingers"; "if you are cold, turn up the heat"; "a cold beer"
4.snappy - marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners; "a dapper young man"; "a jaunty red hat"
fashionable, stylish - being or in accordance with current social fashions; "fashionable clothing"; "the fashionable side of town"; "a fashionable cafe"
5.snappy - quick and energeticsnappy - quick and energetic; "a brisk walk in the park"; "a lively gait"; "a merry chase"; "traveling at a rattling rate"; "a snappy pace"; "a spanking breeze"
energetic - possessing or exerting or displaying energy; "an energetic fund raiser for the college"; "an energetic group of hikers"; "it caused an energetic chemical reaction"
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snappy

adjective
1. succinct, brief, concise, to the point, crisp, witty, condensed, incisive, pithy, short and sweet, in a few well-chosen words Each film gets a snappy two-line summary.
2. smart, fashionable, stylish, trendy (Brit. informal), chic, dapper, up-to-the-minute, natty (informal), modish, voguish snappy sports jackets
3. irritable, cross, bad-tempered, pissed (U.S. slang), tart, impatient, edgy, pissed off (taboo slang), touchy, tetchy, ratty (Brit. & N.Z. informal), testy, chippy (informal), waspish, quick-tempered, snappish, like a bear with a sore head (informal), apt to fly off the handle (informal) He wasn't irritable or snappy.
make it snappy hurry (up), be quick, get a move on (informal), buck up (informal), make haste, look lively, get your skates on Look at the pamphlets, and make it snappy.
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snappy

adjective
1. Informal. Full of or characterized by a lively, emphatic, eager quality:
3. Informal. Being or in accordance with the current fashion:
Informal: classy, in, sharp, swish, tony, trendy.
Slang: with-it.
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Translations
أنيقسَريع الغَضَب والتَّهَيُّجسَريع، نَشيط
elegantnínevrlýrychlý
hurtigirritabelkort for hovedetpræcissmart
csipkedni kell magad
fínn, vel til hafîursnöggurúrillur

snappy

[ˈsnæpɪ] ADJ (snappier (compar) (snappiest (superl)))
1. (= quick) → rápido; (= energetic) → enérgico, vigoroso
make it snappy!¡date prisa!, ¡apúrate! (esp LAm)
to be snappy about sthhacer algo con toda rapidez
and be snappy about it!¡y date prisa!, ¡y apúrate! (esp LAm)
2. (= smart) → elegante
he's a snappy dresserse viste con elegancia
3. (= punchy) [slogan] → conciso
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snappy

[ˈsnæpi] adj
(= clever and quick) [dialogue] → enlevé(e); [slogan] → qui a du punch
(= smart) [clothes, look] → élégant(e)
to be a snappy dresser → être élégant(e)
(= irritable) → brusque
make it snappy! (= hurry up) → grouille-toi!, magne-toi!
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

snappy

adj (+er)
(inf: = quick) → flott (inf), → zackig (inf); and be snappy about it!, and make it snappy!und zwar ein bisschen flott or dalli! (inf)
(lit, fig) dog, personbissig
(inf) translationkurz und treffend; phrasezündend
(inf: = fashionable) → flott, schick; he’s a snappy dresserer kleidet sich sehr modebewusst
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snappy

[ˈsnæpɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fam) (slogan, answer) → d'effetto; (way of speaking) → sbrigatico/a; (smart) → elegante
he's a snappy dresser → è un elegantone
make it snappy! (fam) → sbrigati!
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

snap

(snӕp) past tense, past participle snapped verb
1. (with at) to make a biting movement, to try to grasp with the teeth. The dog snapped at his ankles.
2. to break with a sudden sharp noise. He snapped the stick in half; The handle of the cup snapped off.
3. to (cause to) make a sudden sharp noise, in moving etc. The lid snapped shut.
4. to speak in a sharp especially angry way. `Mind your own business!' he snapped.
5. to take a photograph of. He snapped the children playing in the garden.
noun
1. (the noise of) an act of snapping. There was a loud snap as his pencil broke.
2. a photograph; a snapshot. He wanted to show us his holiday snaps.
3. a kind of simple card game. They were playing snap.
adjective
done, made etc quickly. a snap decision.
ˈsnappy adjective
1. irritable; inclined to snap. He is always rather snappy on a Monday morning.
2. quick; prompt. You'll have to be snappy if you're catching that bus!
3. smart. He's certainly a snappy dresser.
ˈsnappily adverb
ˈsnappiness noun
ˈsnapshot noun
a photograph taken quickly and without a lot of equipment. That's a good snapshot of the children playing in the garden.
snap one's fingers
to make a sharp noise by moving the thumb quickly across the top joint of the middle finger, as an informal gesture eg to attract someone's attention, mark the rhythm in music etc.
snap up
to grab eagerly. I saw this bargain in the shop and snapped it up straight away; The bargains were snapped up.
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"He was the snappiest dresser in school and had great relationships with all of the students in the sixth form.
At a mere 106 minutes it's one of the snappiest Bond yarns, with Olga Kurylenko impressing as revenge-fuelled femme fatale Camille.
Duncan called Pruden "the smoothest and snappiest writer that I ever came across," but he'd add that as a young man, Pruden was known to keep a Confederate battle flag on his bedroom wall.
Of course, the Germans themselves consider their own selves to be more than a tad different from the French or - more emphatically - the Italians, despite the fact that the French are presumed to be wonderfully romantic while the Italians are the snappiest dressers on within the European Union.
Back when I tested the standard 509, I used a wider range of ammo, and then, even the snappiest loads were no big deal in regards to recoil.
I can only offer you my snappiest salute," Empedrad said.
Saturday, on the track's Clubhouse Level, women and men will compete in the traditional contest for the finest hat and the snappiest bow tie.
Yes, it isn't the snappiest name for a building but it is a relevant one and it rightly honours the people who have served our country well.
"And while we're very proud of the name and our association with Princess Alexandra, it's maybe not the snappiest - we often call it the PAA for short.
(Of course, arguably the best feature of a striker-fired gun is that it doesn't have a hammer, which means that we won't suffer hammer bite in the 509 as well.) The curvature FN has engineered allows a high enough grip on the frame that we can easily manage the recoil--even from the snappiest +P loads.