follow Dictionary.com

What's the "een" in Halloween?

snatchy

[snach-ee] /ˈsnætʃ i/
adjective, snatchier, snatchiest.
1.
consisting of, occurring in, or characterized by snatches; spasmodic; irregular.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; snatch + -y1
Related forms
snatchily, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for snatchy

snatchy

/ˈsnætʃɪ/
adjective snatchier, snatchiest
1.
disconnected or spasmodic
Derived Forms
snatchily, adverb
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for snatchy

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for snatchy

15
15
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for snatchy