Synonyms of snip in English:


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1‘an usher neatly snips your ticket in two’

cut, clip, cut into, slit, nick, gash, notch, incise, snick

2‘always have your secateurs in hand to snip faded flowers’

cut off, snip off, trim, trim off, clip, prune, hack off, chop off, saw off, lop, lop off, dock, crop, sever, separate, detach, remove, take off


1‘make snips along the length up to this line’

cut, clip, trim
slit, nick, gash, notch, incision, snick

2‘the collage consists of snips of wallpaper’

scrap, cutting, shred, strip, ribbon, rag, snippet, remnant, fragment, sliver, splinter, chip, bit, tiny bit, piece, tiny piece, speck, crumb, spot, fleck, wisp

3‘at £1 million, the goalkeeper has turned out to be a snip’

bargain, good buy, cheap buy
value for money, good value for money, surprisingly cheap
informal giveaway, steal


4‘the job was a snip’

easy task, easy job, child's play, five-finger exercise, gift, walkover, nothing, sinecure, gravy train
informal doddle, walk in the park, piece of cake, picnic, money for old rope, money for jam, cinch, breeze, sitter, kids' stuff, cushy job, cushy number, doss, cakewalk, pushover
North American informal duck soup, snap
Australian, New Zealand informal bludge, snack
South African informal a piece of old tackie
British vulgar slang a piece of piss