(American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back; "the quarterback fumbled the snap"
record on photographic film; "I photographed the scene of the accident"; "She snapped a picture of the President"
put in play with a snap; "snap a football"
a fastener used on clothing; fastens with a snapping sound;
bring the jaws together; "he snapped indignantly"
an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera; "my snapshots haven't been developed yet"; "he tried to get unposed shots of his friends"
separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped"; "tear the paper"
the tendency of a body to return to its original shape after it has been stretched or compressed; "the waistband had lost its snap"
lose control of one's emotions; "When she heard that she had not passed the exam, she lost it completely"; "When her baby died, she snapped"
a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious; "the war on poverty"; "the war against crime"
the waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war"
an active struggle between competing entities; "a price war"; "a war of wits"; "diplomatic warfare"
a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply; "war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring"