tender green beans without strings that easily snap into sections
make a sharp sound; "his fingers snapped"
a spell of cold weather; "a cold snap in the middle of May"
break suddenly and abruptly, as under tension; "The pipe snapped"
(American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back; "the quarterback fumbled the snap"
close with a snapping motion; "The lock snapped shut"
utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; "The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer"; "The guard snarled at us"
record on photographic film; "I photographed the scene of the accident"; "She snapped a picture of the President"
a fastener used on clothing; fastens with a snapping sound;
put in play with a snap; "snap a football"
an informal photograph; usually made with a small hand-held camera; "my snapshots haven
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"
make or wage war
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"