an informal photograph, especially one taken quickly by a handheld camera.
Hunting. a quick shot taken without deliberate aim.
Informal. a brief appraisal, summary, or profile.
verb (used with or without object), snap·shot or snap·shot·ted, snap·shot·ting.
to photograph informally and quickly.
Origin of snapshot
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Related Words for snapshottingshoot, print, illustrate, reproduce, capture, picture, turn, get, lens, record, mug, snapshot, film, snap, copy, roll, take, photo, Photostat, microfilm
an informal photograph taken with a simple cameraOften shortened to: snap
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