Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of snag.
  • adj. Full of snags; snaggy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Full of snags; snaggy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Full of snags or knots; snaggy; knotty.

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Examples

  • Victims included businesses and professionals unlucky enough to have a keyword snagged in the system.

    BusinessWeek.com -- Top News

  • LAS VEGAS (AP) Washington Capitals star forward Alex Ovechkin snagged the Hart Trophy as the NHL most valuable player for the second straight year on Thursday.

    Ovechkin honored with Hart Trophy as NHL's MVP

  • The word snagged in his mind the way a twig on a current catches on a riverbank.

    The Hard Way

  • So I went straight to Toronto's pattern queen, Kingi Carpenter of downtown silk-screening shop Peach Berserk, to tart up some $15 leggings I snagged from the American Apparel outlet next door to her vibrant shop on Queen Street West.

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  • Carefully, you’d write down the numbers on a piece of scratch paper with a worn out half-sized pencil with no eraser you snagged from a little cardboard box on the librarian’s desk.

    What Are Keywords? « Lorelle on WordPress

  • Your inner Jack Nicholson pounds around in circles in your head, swearing and shuddering, decrying your overuse of the word snagged and your repetitive and/or awkward sentence structure.

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  • They didn't make the lasting impact a team such as the Patriots has, but plenty of New York Jets fans would happily trade a dozen playoff appearances for one of the Super Bowl titles snagged by those teams.

    Miami's Short Fall

  • The sword snagged, then pulled free of its sheath.

    The Reign of Istar

  • Victorino tried to score from first on Chase Utley's two-out double off the right field wall in the third but he was cut down on a close play at the plate when catcher Iannetta's sweeping tag snagged his upper jersey before the sliding Victorino could touch the bag.

    The Seattle Times

  • Victorino tried to score from first on Chase Utley's two-out double off the right field wall in the third but he was cut down on a close play at the plate when Iannetta's sweeping tag snagged his upper jersey before the sliding Victorino could touch the bag.

    The Seattle Times

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