snatchy

[ snach-ee ]
/ ˈsnætʃ i /

adjective, snatch·i·er, snatch·i·est.

consisting of, occurring in, or characterized by snatches; spasmodic; irregular.

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Origin of snatchy

First recorded in 1860–65; snatch + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM snatchy

snatch·i·ly, adverb

Words nearby snatchy

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British Dictionary definitions for snatchy

snatchy
/ (ˈsnætʃɪ) /

adjective snatchier or snatchiest

disconnected or spasmodic

Derived forms of snatchy

snatchily, adverb
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