Thesaurus > Related Words: snag

  Words related to snag

Related / Similar Words: hang-up, hitch, rub, rip, rent, split, tear

 

Definition:
  • an unforeseen obstacle;
  • an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings";
  • a dead tree that is still standing, usually in an undisturbed forest; "a snag can provide food and a habitat for insects and birds";
  • a sharp protuberance;
  • hew jaggedly;
  • catch on a snag; "I snagged my stocking";
  • get by acting quickly and smartly; "snag a bargain";

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    Derivational Morphology: tear, rupture, snap, bust, cleave, split, rive, rend, rip, pull

     

    Anagrams: sang

     

     
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