a sudden sharp noise; "the crack of a whip"; "he heard the cracking of the ice"; "he can hear the snap of a twig"
bring the jaws together; "he snapped indignantly"
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"
separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped"; "tear the paper"
a crisp round cookie flavored with ginger
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"
tender green beans without strings that easily snap into sections
move or strike with a noise; "he clicked on the light"; "his arm was snapped forward"
a spell of cold weather; "a cold snap in the middle of May"
make a sharp sound; "his fingers snapped"
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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"