verb (used with object), un·snapped, un·snap·ping.
to undo by or as if by opening snap fasteners: to unsnap a dress.
slacken, relax, ease, loose, undo, unlock, untie, alleviate, unscrew, unloose, extricate, unclasp, unfasten, disconnect, unbuckle, separate, disjoin, deliver, free, discharge
Origin of unsnap
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The pickpocket finds it easy to unsnap a handbag and remove some of the contents, especially in crowded places.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2
verb -snaps, -snapping or -snapped
(tr) to unfasten (the snap or catch) of (something)
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