• Sniping Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Snipe

• Snip Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A small shred; a bit cut off.
  2. (n.) A tailor.
  3. (n.) A single cut, as with shears or scissors; a clip.
  4. (n.) A share; a snack.
  5. (v. t.) To cut off the nip or neb of, or to cut off at once with shears or scissors; to clip off suddenly; to nip; hence, to break off; to snatch away.
  6. (n.) Small hand shears for cutting sheet metal.

Clip, Clipping, Crop, Dress, Lop, Nip, Prune, Snippet, Snipping, Trim,

• Snipe Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To nose (a log) to make it drag or slip easily in skidding.
  2. (v. i.) To shoot at detached men of an enemys forces at long range, esp. when not in action; -- often with at.
  3. (v. i.) To shoot or hunt snipe.
  4. (v. t.) To shoot at (detached men of an enemys force) at long range, esp. when not in action.
  5. (n.) A fool; a blockhead.
  6. (n.) Any one of numerous species of limicoline game birds of the family Scolopacidae, having a long, slender, nearly straight beak.

Assail, Assault, Attack, Round,