Search Result for "snappy":
1. apt to speak irritably;
- Example: "a snappish tone of voice"
[syn: snappish, snappy]
2. smart and fashionable;
- Example: "snappy conversation"
- Example: "some sharp and whipping lines"
[syn: snappy, whipping]
3. pleasantly cold and invigorating;
- Example: "crisp clear nights and frosty mornings"
- Example: "a nipping wind"
- Example: "a nippy fall day"
- Example: "snappy weather"
[syn: crisp, frosty, nipping, nippy, snappy]
4. marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners;
- Example: "a dapper young man"
- Example: "a jaunty red hat"
[syn: dapper, dashing, jaunty, natty, raffish, rakish, spiffy, snappy, spruce]
5. quick and energetic;
- Example: "a brisk walk in the park"
- Example: "a lively gait"
- Example: "a merry chase"
- Example: "traveling at a rattling rate"
- Example: "a snappy pace"
- Example: "a spanking breeze"
[syn: alert, brisk, lively, merry, rattling, snappy, spanking, zippy]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Snappy \Snap"py\, a. Snappish. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (17 December 2009):
Snappy Video Snapshot Snappy
(registered trademark) A frame grabber for the IBM PC designed and marketed by Play, Inc.. (1997-07-11)Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
175 Moby Thesaurus words for "snappy": Siberian, active, activist, activistic, acute, aggressive, agile, algid, alive, animated, arctic, below zero, biting, bitter, bitterly cold, bleak, boreal, bouncing, bouncy, breakneck, breezy, brisk, brumal, bubbly, burning, chic, chipper, classy, cold, cold as charity, cold as death, cold as ice, cold as marble, crisp, curried, cutting, dapper, dashing, disagreeable, double-quick, dynamic, eagle-winged, ebullient, effervescent, energetic, enterprising, enthusiastic, expeditious, express, fashionable, fast, fleet, flying, forceful, forcible, fractious, freezing, freezing cold, frigid, frisky, full of go, full of life, full of pep, galloping, gelid, glacial, go-go, hair-trigger, hasty, headlong, hearty, hibernal, hiemal, high-seasoned, hot, hot as pepper, huffy, hustling, hyperborean, ice-cold, ice-encrusted, icelike, icy, impetuous, incisive, inclement, intense, keen, kinetic, light of heel, light-footed, live, lively, living, lusty, mercurial, mettlesome, militant, modish, natty, nimble, nimble-footed, nipping, nippy, numbing, penetrating, peppery, peppy, perky, pert, petulant, piercing, pinching, piquant, poignant, precipitate, prompt, quick, quick as lightning, quick as thought, quicksilver, racy, rapid, raspy, raw, ready, reckless, rigorous, robust, running, seasoned, severe, sharp, sleety, slushy, smacking, smart, snappish, spanking, speedy, spiced, spicy, spirited, sprightly, spry, stone-cold, strenuous, strong, stylish, subzero, supercooled, swank, swift, swish, take-charge, take-over, tangy, tony, trenchant, trendy, trig, vibrant, vigorous, vivacious, vivid, winged, winterbound, winterlike, wintery, wintry, with a kick, zestful, zesty, zingy, zippy