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snag definition

  1. n.
    a difficulty. : There's a little snag in our plan.
  2. n.
    an ugly (young) woman. : Who's the snag your brother is running around with?
  3. n.
    and SNAG. a Sensitive New-Age Guy. : There were only snags and bimbos at the rally, so I left.
  4. tv.
    to procure, grab, or steal something. : See if you can snag a couple of good seats while I get the popcorn.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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see hit a snag.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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