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Noun
An unexpected or hidden obstacle or drawback
“Transfer of the Garden City Lands to Richmond hit a snag last week after the Musqueam First Nation received a temporary court injunction preventing the move.”
Noun
A sharp, angular, or jagged projection
“Eventually, I spotted a bird perched atop a snag far below me.”
Noun
A rent or tear in fabric caused by a snag
Verb
Catch on something
“It's just slightly bigger than a Fig Newton with two tire irons snapped to the side, with no sharp edges or protruding tools to snag jersey pockets or cut spare tubes.”
Verb
Become caught on a sharp projection
“By rounding off all sharp edges, the gun does not snag when drawn or holstered.”
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