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She'd managed to sit down somehow without her dress snapping up around her waist. Robert Wilson A DARKENING STAIN (2002)It's unclear who the rodent was snapping. The Sun (2013)He's been angry about everything and snapping at our son lately. The Sun (2018)We are snapping up tickets for each new show within days of their release. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Personal trainers are snapping them up, despite the 700 price tag. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Is this snapping-up of weekend boltholes or retirement homes pricing locals out? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Their snapping jaws galvanised the jewellers complete the commission before they grew too big. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Does she get paranoid about the young pretenders snapping at her heels? The Sun (2018)The increasingly powerful opposition parties are snapping at the government's heels. Times, Sunday Times (2018)

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