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English definition of “snappy”

snappy

adjective     /ˈsnæpi/
WRITING/SPEECH written or spoken in a short and interesting way: a snappy titleEfficient and effective
CLOTHES Snappy clothes are fashionable: a snappy new suitWearing clothes
(Definition of snappy adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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