verb (used with object), snagged, snag·ging.
verb (used without object), snagged, snag·ging.
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Origin of snag
OTHER WORDS FROM snagsnaglike, adjectiveun·snagged, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for snag
“I dream of returning to Gucci,” she said in hopes of snagging a job at the Italian fashion house.Michigan GOP Uses Fashion Magazines to 'Understand Women'; 'Black Widow' Wants Gucci Back|The Fashion Beast Team|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jakoś to będzie, the pilot probably said to himself, before missing the runway and snagging treetops near the Smolensk airport.
This did not, however, stop her from snagging, at the age of 17, an older geezer named Blavatsky.
"Yes, you sure are, when it comes to snagging the odd piece of pie," Dawson said with a grin.Dave Dawson at Truk|Robert Sydney Bowen
It is found in shallow water and near the mouths of the creeks, and the Indians have a way of "snagging" them in.The Lake of the Sky|George Wharton James
It will be observed that nearly one-half the known losses on the upper river between 1823 and 1863 were the result of snagging.Old Times on the Upper Mississippi|George Byron Merrick
Realizing that much valuable time was being wasted, Penny slid down from the tree, snagging a stocking in the process.Signal in the Dark|Mildred A. Wirt
These are the people who suffer in cases of snagging and collision, &c.Lands of the Slave and the Free|Henry A. Murray
British Dictionary definitions for snag
verb snags, snagging or snagged
Derived forms of snagsnaglike, adjective
Word Origin for snag
Idioms and Phrases with snag
see hit a snag.