Meaning : The act of catching an object with the hands.
Mays made the catch with his back to the plate.
He made a grab for the ball before it landed.
Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away.
The infielder's snap and throw was a single motion.
Meaning : A spell of cold weather.
A cold snap in the middle of May.
Meaning : Tender green beans without strings that easily snap into sections.
Synonyms : snap bean
Meaning : The noise produced by the rapid movement of a finger from the tip to the base of the thumb on the same hand.
Servants appeared at the snap of his fingers.
Meaning : A sudden breaking.
Meaning : The tendency of a body to return to its original shape after it has been stretched or compressed.
The waistband had lost its snap.
Synonyms : elasticity
Meaning : The act of snapping the fingers. Movement of a finger from the tip to the base of the thumb on the same hand.
He gave his fingers a snap.
Meaning : (American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back.
The quarterback fumbled the snap.
Synonyms : centering
Meaning : Utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone.
The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer.
The guard snarled at us.
Synonyms : snarl
Meaning : Break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension.
The pipe snapped.
Synonyms : crack
Meaning : Move or strike with a noise.
He clicked on the light.
His arm was snapped forward.
Synonyms : click
Meaning : Close with a snapping motion.
The lock snapped shut.
Meaning : Make a sharp sound.
His fingers snapped.
Synonyms : crack
Meaning : Move with a snapping sound.
Bullets snapped past us.
Meaning : Put in play with a snap.
Snap a football.
Meaning : Bring the jaws together.
He snapped indignantly.