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  • adj. comparative form of snappy: more snappy


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  • "It's a shortcut to explosive fitness," he said, adding the training resulted in snappier and heavier punches.

    Interval training exercises could give people results in less time

  • The theory is that more-but-smaller pages will result in snappier performance overall for everyone.

    Boing Boing: March 16, 2003 - March 22, 2003 Archives

  • The overall Web experience with IE9 definitely feels "snappier" than previous versions of IE, especially when we tested both the 32-bit and 64-bit versions of IE9 on JavaScript-heavy sites such as Facebook and Gmail, and on Flash-based Web destinations including YouTube.

    6 things we like about Internet Explorer 9 beta (and six not so much)

  • I installed SP2 today and maybe it's just my imagination, but everything in general seems "snappier" and overall faster and more "sound".

    Windows Vista SP2 Available For Download | Lifehacker Australia

  • Boot time in Leopard 10.5.5 is greatly reduced, and the system is much 'snappier'.

    Discussions: Message List - root

  • I recommend doing the combo update instead of using Software Update for OS updates ... it's just a safer way because the update is wrapped in a Alexis: everything seems to be good for now ... updated last night ... and seems snappier which is always good

    Apple Gazette

  • PPCGeeks have noted that the beta is a bit "snappier" and there's now a notification that pops up on your PC when a new message has arrived on your device, though it only lasts for a second.

  • No problems with update, and maybe it's just an illusion, but my MacBook appears "snappier" in a good deal of areas: app launch, graphics redrawing (no real surprise there, since this included a graphics update), and Safari, most notably.


  • Since we know that the updated (quicker) ROM is version 2. xx.yyy.y and pretty much all other reviews say that the Sprint Hero is 'snappier' than the Euro/GSM version we must conclude that poor Joshua got a copy with the original ROM.

    Engadget Mobile

  • Not only does it make the mix slightly too damp for easy moulding, but it seems to dull the flavours slightly – cream and salmon might be fine for the rarefied environs of Le Caprice, but I want something snappier in my repertoire.

    How to cook perfect fishcakes


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