Definition of 'snip'

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Rent is a snip compared with cities. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Pinch or snip the heads away from the stem at the first joint. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Dead and unsightly leaves can also be snipped right back. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Serve with teaspoons of cheese and finely snipped chives. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Stir in half the cream and serve with a dollop of cream and finely snipped chives. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Serve with finely snipped chives and generous grating of nutmeg. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Sprinkle the fish with chopped or snipped chives. Conil, Jean & Conil, Christopher (ed) A Passion for Food (1989)Garnish with finely snipped chives and the eggs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Serve with snipped chives and a swirl of yoghurt mixed with the horseradish sauce. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Finely snip the chives over the salad. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Serve with a scoop of soured cream and snipped chives. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He is already looking a snip at 12million. The Sun (2009)It's a snip compared to what he paid. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They were snipped into tiny pieces and cooked gently in olive oil with liver, garlic and sherry. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Rather than let it lie, snip back the stems behind the flowering parts and fluff up what remains. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Chilean looks a snip at 11million. The Sun (2013)He'll need to be careful as it would be all too easy to snip through one of her legs by accident. The Sun (2013)A fee of 7million looks a snip. The Sun (2014)And the 8million fee Spurs paid already looks a snip. The Sun (2010)When they are slightly undercooked, stir in the remaining butter and 1 tbsp snipped chives then turn off the heat. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Gently squeeze out the dough to a 5cm piece and snip with scissors into the oil, frying in small batches. Times, Sunday Times (2014)While he snipped away and I sipped my coffee, we would put the world to rights. Times, Sunday Times (2007)

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Translations for 'snip'

British English: snip VERB
If you snip something, or if you snip at or through something, you cut it quickly using sharp scissors.
He has now begun to snip away at the piece of paper.
  • American English: snip
  • Brazilian Portuguese: cortar com tesoura
  • Chinese: 快速剪
  • European Spanish: tijeretear
  • French: donner des coups de ciseaux
  • German: schnippeln
  • Italian: tagliare
  • Japanese: チョキンと切る
  • Korean: 싹둑 자르다
  • European Portuguese: cortar com tesoura
  • Latin American Spanish: tijeretear


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