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Definition of Snappily
1. in a snappy manner [adv]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Snappily
Literary usage of Snappily
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1893)
"The relief from discomfort, and freedom of motion experienced after each massage in those cases which are too apt to be snappily diagnosed as muscular ..."
2. Representative British Dramas: Victorian and Modern by Montrose Jonas Moses (1918)
"She sits looking after his children . . . what more does he want of her? [MR. HUXTABLE joins the fray, suddenly, snappily] ..."
3. Representative British Dramas, Victorian and Modern by Montrose Jonas Moses (1918)
"... his children . . . what more does he want of her? [Ми. HUXTABLE joins the fray, suddenly, snappily] CONSTANTINE. Harry is a born husband, Major Thomas. ..."
4. Fifty Contemporary One-act Plays by Frank Shay, Pierre Loving (1920)
"KEZIA [snappily]. Why, to me, of course. gaies at her over his cup.] JOE. Thee'rt a great beauty, Kezia, sure enough ! [Joe takes a long drink of tea and ..."