French translation of 'snip'
- (= cut) (with scissors)
petit coup ma snip of the scissors
un petit coup de ciseaux
- (= bargain)
bonne affaire f
⇒ The ring was a snip at twenty-five pounds.
La bague était une bonne affaire, elle ne coûtait que vingt-cinq livres.
the snip (informal) (= vasectomy)
une vasectomieto have the snip
se faire faire une vasectomie
⇒ He's had the snip.
Il s'est fait faire une vasectomie.
Example Sentences Including 'snip'
Margosian had found a choice rose, and was carefully selecting a place to snip it.EVERVILLE (2001)
The snip of Beryl's embroidery scissors broke into his reverie.Death Speaks Softly
Then he could casually mention the good studio property about to come on the market in South Kensington, a snip at two and a half million.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A Collection of Short Stories
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Translation of snip from the Collins English to French Dictionary