Origin of snip
OTHER WORDS FROM snipun·snipped, adjective
Words nearby snip
How to use snip in a sentence
I’ll undergo a ceremonial snip at the ends but keep the length.My Son Knows Exactly How He'll Mark the Occasion of Getting His COVID-19 Vaccine|Vanessa Hua|November 3, 2021|Time
We had a little goose that was laying golden eggs, and they told us to snip its head off.David Lynch on Transcendental Meditation, ‘Twin Peaks,’ and Collaborating With Kanye West|Marlow Stern|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If you ever put your hands on me again, I'm gonna snip your little nuts off with my toenail clippers!Jenny Lewis on 'The Voyager,' the End of Rilo Kiley, and High School Classmate Angelina Jolie|Marlow Stern|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is a debate over how much personal autonomy we give to children—and the implications go beyond a single snip.Do Circumcision Bans Protect Kids’ Rights, Or Infringe Upon Parents’?|Michael Schulson|February 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A disgusting snip of a person had moved between him and those bitter but glamorous memories of Maria Algarez.The Boy Grew Older|Heywood Broun
Accustomed to bite and eat its way through hard leaves, why did not the insect snip off and destroy its rope?The Hills and the Vale|Richard Jefferies
As it is, though, I believe I could snip a curl off the baby's head an' hardly scare the darlin'.
But the naughty baby only laughed quite merrily over the howl, and the two children begged of Snip-snap to do it again.Dickory Dock|L. T. Meade
Still, if you promise to breathe not a word of this to any woman I may marry hereafter, here's a dead snip for you.