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Overview of noun snag

The noun snag has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. snag

(a sharp protuberance)

2. snag

(a dead tree that is still standing, usually in an undisturbed forest; "a snag can provide food and a habitat for insects and birds")

3. rip, rent, snag, split, tear

(an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart; "there was a rip in his pants"; "she had snags in her stockings")

4. hang-up, hitch, rub, snag

(an unforeseen obstacle)


Overview of verb snag

The verb snag has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) snag

(catch on a snag; "I snagged my stocking")

2. snag

(get by acting quickly and smartly; "snag a bargain")

3. snag

(hew jaggedly)

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