Definition of 'snag'
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In no time the interview device hit a snag. Tommy Cooper: Always Leave Them Laughing (2006) Another snag is that many patients have back trouble too. The Sun (2011)Too often opinions tend to snag on this problem. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We have hit one snag after another but he is here now and he looked strong and robust. The Sun (2009)But before he takes the next call he realises that we have hit a snag on our journey. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The one snag is that some people might be tempted to take out all their money before they reach retirement age. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The only snag is the price. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There was just one small snag. Plane Speaking - a personal view of aviation history (1991)But that touches on another snag. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Blunt ones will snag the fabric. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)From the aviation industry's point of view there is just one small snag. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In central government in particular, another snag is lack of transparency. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We've hit one snag after another in trying to find a hundred acres of land. Christianity Today (2000)There is just one snag: some people are being rather nasty about it. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is just one snag: batteries are not included. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Only one snag - one of them is married. The Sun (2015)Of course, there was only one snag for me. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It sounds like the perfect life but there's one big snag. The Sun (2012)The minute they hit a snag, their confidence goes out the window and their motivation hits rock bottom. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I looked around to find a stick and had soon snagged another small bunch of the delicious fruits for myself. The Sun (2013)Here he hit a snag. ALEXANDER THE CORRECTOR (2004)The film snagged Waltz another Oscar. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'snag'
British English: snag NOUN
A snag is a small problem or difficulty.
A police clampdown on car thieves hit a snag when villains stole one of their cars.
British English: snag VERB
If you snag part of your clothing on a sharp or rough object or if it snags, it gets caught on the object and tears.
She snagged a heel on a root and tumbled to the ground.
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