Meaning of SNAG in English


n. 25B6; noun

the snag is that this might affect inflation : COMPLICATION, difficulty, catch, hitch, obstacle, stumbling block, pitfall, problem, impediment, hindrance, inconvenience, setback, hurdle, disadvantage, downside, drawback.

smooth rails with no snags : SHARP PROJECTION, jag; thorn, spur.

a snag in her tights : TEAR, rip, hole, gash, slash; ladder, run.

25B6; verb

she snagged her tights : TEAR, rip, ladder.

the zip snagged on the fabric : CATCH, get caught, hook.

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