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Meaning of "snippet" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SNIPPET

From snip + -et.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SNIPPET

snippet  [ˈsnɪpɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SNIPPET

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Snippet is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SNIPPET MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of snippet in the English dictionary

The definition of snippet in the dictionary is a small scrap or fragment.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SNIPPET


armpit
ˈɑːmˌpɪt
carpet
ˈkɑːpɪt
cockpit
ˈkɒkˌpɪt
frippet
ˈfrɪpɪt
incipit
ˈɪnkɪpɪt
muppet
ˈmʌpɪt
pipit
ˈpɪpɪt
pit
pɪt
Pitt
pɪt
pulpit
ˈpʊlpɪt
puppet
ˈpʌpɪt
respite
ˈrɛspɪt
sippet
ˈsɪpɪt
skippet
ˈskɪpɪt
spit
spɪt
tippet
ˈtɪpɪt
Tippett
ˈtɪpɪt
trippet
ˈtrɪpɪt
trumpet
ˈtrʌmpɪt
whippet
ˈwɪpɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SNIPPET

snipe
snipe fly
snipefish
snipelike
sniper
sniperscope
sniping
snipped
snipper
snippersnapper
snippetiness
snippety
snippier
snippiest
snippily
snippiness
snipping
snippy
snips
snipy

WORDS THAT END LIKE SNIPPET

berber carpet
drapet
ear trumpet
fitted carpet
glove puppet
hand puppet
lappet
magic carpet
moppet
on the carpet
parapet
Persian carpet
pet
poppet
red carpet
shag carpet
sock puppet
strumpet
tappet
teacher´s pet

Synonyms and antonyms of snippet in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SNIPPET»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «snippet» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of snippet

Translation of «snippet» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SNIPPET

Find out the translation of snippet to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of snippet from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «snippet» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

片段
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

retazo
570 millions of speakers

English

snippet
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

टुकड़ा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

قصاصة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

фрагмент
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fragmento
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

টুকিটাকি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bribes
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Coretan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fetzen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

断片
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

일부분
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Snippet
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đoạn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

துணுக்கை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्निपेट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pasajı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

frammento
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

fragment
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

фрагмент
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fragment
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

απόσπασμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

uittreksel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kodsträng
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

snippet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of snippet

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SNIPPET»

The term «snippet» is very widely used and occupies the 19.321 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of snippet
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SNIPPET» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «snippet» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «snippet» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about snippet

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SNIPPET»

Discover the use of snippet in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to snippet and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
More Snippet Sensations
Thousands of people around the world have let their creativity soar with Cindy Walter's revolutionary, contemporary Snippet Sensations technique, where small 'snippets' of fabric and fusable web are used to 'paint' on fabric.
Cindy Walter, 2000
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Snippet Sensations: Fast, Fusible Fabric Art for Quilted Or ...
Provides instructions and techniques for completing "snippet art" projects.
C Walter, 1999
3
Cindy Walter's Snippet Sensations Christmas Celebration
This festive new booklet introduces readers to the basics of the technique and guides them through step-by-step instructions for 10 fun holiday projects, including wreaths, snowmen, and a Christmas tree.
Cindy Walter, 2002
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Snippet the Early Riser
Until Caterpillar gives him an idea. Celebrating early birds and late snoozers alike, this story will ring true for the many families with little early risers. It's the perfect tale to fall asleep (or wake up!) to.
Bethanie Murguia, 2013
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Cindy Walter's Snippet Sensations Bouquets
Process Preview Snippet projects are created by following a sequence of easy steps. Here is a summary of the Snippet Sensations technique. 1. Choose which bouquet you would like to create. 2. Choose the color of the foundation and cut to  ...
Cindy Walter, 2002
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Adobe InDesign CS4 Classroom in a Book
A snippet is a file that holds objects and describes their location relative to one another on a page or page spread. Use snippets to conveniently reuse and position page objects. Create a snippet by saving objects in a snippet file, which has ...
Adobe Creative Team, 2010
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Dreamweaver 8: The Missing Manual
Note: Unfortunately, unless the snippet's description (visible in the Snippet Panel's Description column) specifies that the snippet wraps, there's no way to tell whether a snippet is intended to wrap around a selection. You either have to try the ...
David McFarland, David Pogue, 2006
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Foundation Flash CS5 For Designers
With the image selected, open the Code Snippets panel, and twirl down the Animation folder. Select the Fade In a Movie Clip snippet, and click the Add to current frame button. If you check out the code, you will see that an alpha fade has been ...
Tom Green, Tiago Dias, 2010
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Dreamweaver CS5.5: The Missing Manual
For example, in the Snippets panel's Text folder, you'll find a snippet called Service Mark. Adding this snippet to a page instantly inserts the code <sup>sm</ sup>, creating a superscript service mark (SM) symbol. But on occasion, you'll want to ...
David Sawyer McFarland, 2011
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Dreamweaver CS6: The Missing Manual
At the bottom of the panel, click the New Snippet button (Figure 18-1). The Snippet window opens. Dreamweaver automatically copies the code for the menu into the “Insert before” window. You just need to name the snippet, and add a few ...
David Sawyer McFarland, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SNIPPET»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term snippet is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Lana Del Rey "Honeymoon" (snippet)
Via Instagram, the pop performer shared a brief snippet of the song. Though it's only a brief taste, the song is about as Lana Del Rey as they come, all breathy ... «Exclaim!, Jun 15»
2
TextExpander 5 for Mac Makes Snippet Suggestions
TextExpander touch 3.5 also provides a new snippet search capability and the ... And, because some snippets you make on your Mac might not be suitable for ... «TidBITS, May 15»
3
Listen To A Snippet Of Beyonce And Drake's Upcoming Song
A 12-second snippet of their collaboration, “Can I,” has made its way to Soundcloud and Instagram. It's just as soft of a number as you'd expect from the two. «The Urban Daily, May 15»
4
Run the Jewels' El-P shares snippet of Meow the Jewels remix of …
It all started as a joke and a crowd-funding campaign. Rap duo Run the Jewels teased that for $40,000, their second album, Run the Jewels 2, would be remixed ... «Entertainment Weekly, May 15»
5
Adam Lambert Teases 'Glamberts' With 15-Second Snippet Of New …
Only a couple of weeks have passed since Adam Lambert and Queen completed the European leg of their world tour. Lambert won universal acclaim for his ... «The Inquisitr, Mar 15»
6
Listen to Fetty Wap's New "RGF Island (Snippet)"
Fetty's first move of the year is to release "RGF Island (snippet)," which despite its nearly three-minute run time, seems to be an unfinished version of his next ... «Noisey, Jan 15»
7
James Murphy "Match 176" (snippet)
Ex-LCD Soundsystem leader James Murphy's tennis data-utilizing computer music will see its official release December 19, but he's volleyed a quick snippet of ... «Exclaim!, Dec 14»
8
Listen to a Snippet of Rihanna's New Song 'Kiss It Better'
Desperately, anxiously awaiting Rihanna's upcoming album? Well, the singer has graciously shared a little something — albeit a very small, brief something ... «TIME, Dec 14»
9
Lorde Drops Snippet of Unreleased Song 'Lost Boys': Listen
An unreleased song from Lorde, recorded way back in March 2013, has finally surfaced in snippet form. The artist shared the portion of the track, titled “Lost Boys ... «Radio.com News, Dec 14»
10
Snippet of Madonna's new song leaked online
It is assumed the song is titled 'Rebel Heart', as Madonna is heard singing the phrase at one point in the snippet, and because she used the #RebelHeart ... «Economic Times, Nov 14»

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