snap


snap (http://definr.com/snap)

     n 1: the act of catching an object with the hands; "Mays made the
          catch with his back to the plate" [syn: catch, grab,
           snatch]
     2: any activity that is easy to do; "marketing this product
        will be no picnic" [syn: cinch, picnic, duck soup, {child's
        play}, pushover, walkover, piece of cake]
     3: (football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between
        the legs) to a back [syn: centering]
     v 1: utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; `"No!," she
          snapped'; "The guard snarled at us" [syn: snarl]
     2: separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped";
        "tear the paper" [syn: tear, rupture, bust]
     3: break suddenly and abruptly; as of something under tension;
        "The rope snapped" [syn: crack]
     4: move or strike with a click; "then the brightness as he
        clicked on the light." [syn: click]
     5: snap close with a sound; "The lock snapped shut"
     6: as of tightly stretched ropes or fingers [syn: crack]
     7: move with a snapping sound; "bullets snapped past us"
     8: to grasp hastily or eagerly; "Before I could stop him the
        dog snatched the ham bone" [syn: snatch, snatch up]
     9: put in play with a snap, of a football
     10: cause to make a snapping sound; of fingers [syn: click, flick]
     11: record on photographic film"I photographed the scene of the
         accident" [syn: photograph, shoot]