To snip something is to cut it short. When you snip a piece of cloth, you are cutting it short so that it will fit better.

  • She was snipping at the fabric with her scissors.

  • The scissors are snipping at the fabric.

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Example Sentences for snips

  • 1

    She snipped a wire by accident.

  • 2

    I just snipped my hair.

  • 3

    The children snipped a paper and made dolls.

  • 4

    What did you just snip

  • 5

    A sprig is a single stem snipped from the plant.

  • 6

    He snipped a tag attached to his clothes.

  • 7

    It would be better to snip away the bad, and leave the good.

  • 8

    Request you to take care of these issues and snip the size.

  • 9

    Scientists use special enzymes to snip fragments of DNA.

  • 10

    He took a pair of scissors and snipped the remaining bit of the cocoon.