adjective, snip·pi·er, snip·pi·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM snippysnip·pi·ly, adverbsnip·pi·ness, snip·pet·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for snippy
Saving Mr. Banks is more than a movie about a snippy curmudgeon who excels at amusing put downs.‘Saving Mr. Banks’ Is This Oscar Season’s Breath of Fresh Air|Kevin Fallon|December 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Look at the snippy press release HP put out in reaction to the deal for its rival.Dell’s Unlikely Suitor: Behind Microsoft’s $2 Billion Buy In|Daniel Gross|February 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Snippy, and the verses they had tried to make for the dead Balder.A Little Girl in Old San Francisco|Amanda Minnie Douglas
I wonder if that snippy little Anne Pierson knows about it, too.Grace Harlowe's Sophomore Year at High School|Jessie Graham Flower
Surely that snippy little note, in which you call me—me, a perfect stranger—names!Mavis of Green Hill|Faith Baldwin
Putty Doane was taken prisoner by the Germans atOh, see that gang of up-townersarent they snippy and patronizing and silly?Out of the Air|Inez Haynes Irwin
"Yes, or when you're put in a snippy little room 'way at the top of the house with nothin' in it," growled Nancy.Pollyanna|Eleanor H. Porter