- a sudden rebound or recovery.
- Football. snap(def 34).
Origin of snapback
1885–90, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase snap back
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Examples from the Web for snapback
Following the tension there was a snapback; a feeling of languor and disappointment possessed us.The Escape of Mr. Trimm
Irvin S. Cobb
- a sudden rebound or change in direction
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