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Definition

[n] (football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back
[n] the act of catching an object with the hands; "Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"
[n] any undertaking that is easy to do; "marketing this product will be no picnic"
[v] record on photographic film"I photographed the scene of the accident"
[v] break suddenly and abruptly; as of something under tension; "The rope snapped"
[v] snap close with a sound; "The lock snapped shut"
[v] utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; `"No!," she snapped'; "The guard snarled at us"
[v] cause to make a snapping sound; of fingers
[v] put in play with a snap, of a football
[v] to grasp hastily or eagerly; "Before I could stop him the dog snatched the ham bone"
[v] separate or cause to separate abruptly; "The rope snapped"; "tear the paper"
[v] move or strike with a click; "then the brightness as he clicked on the light."
[v] move with a snapping sound; "bullets snapped past us"
[v] as of tightly stretched ropes or fingers

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