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View synonyms for unsnap

unsnap

[ uhn-snap ]

verb (used with object)

, un·snapped, un·snap·ping.
  1. to undo by or as if by opening snap fasteners:

    to unsnap a dress.



unsnap

/ ʌnˈsnæp /

verb

  1. tr to unfasten (the snap or catch) of (something)


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Word History and Origins

Origin of unsnap1

First recorded in 1860–65; un- 2 + snap

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Example Sentences

The pickpocket finds it easy to unsnap a handbag and remove some of the contents, especially in crowded places.

When you arrive in the evening you simply unsnap the bit, and leave the halter on.

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