snip off

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Verb1.snip off - sever or remove by pinching or snipping; "nip off the flowers"
cut - separate with or as if with an instrument; "Cut the rope"
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The story begins in familiar fashion, with the well-known call from the witch to Rapunzel to let down her hair so that the witch can climb up and snip off some locks to sell.
Snip off a small point and then pipe sets of 4 pairs of legs on the other lined board.
Snip off any soggy, shrivelled blooms to prevent rot setting in, or at least just the petals if the variety produces decorative hips.
SNIP OFF WEED AT BASE: Once you have identified bindweed (thick white roots running deep and horizontally, growing stems and leaves where they surface), see how much of it there is.
Patricia Ferguson set her son on the road to success in her salon before he proved to be a snip off the old block on his own.
Sizing Gold could prove to be a handicap snip off just 133 in the 2m6f handicap chase (2.
When you are ready for your curry, snip off the lower leaves and add to your dish.
Away from your face, snip off the excess from the outside corner for the most natural look and use it as a template for the second lash.
If you want baby leaves, don''t thin them out, just snip off the leaves when they a suitable size.
If you want baby leaves, don''t thin them out, just snip off the leaves when they area suitable size Keep recently laid lawns well watered at all times Regularly remove side shoots from tomatoes Prune summer-fruiting raspberries as soon as they finish cropping Top up water levels in ponds if necessary Peg down runners on strawberry plants to create new plants if you didn''t do so earlier
Snip off the extra leaf and let them dry for a few minutes.