Translation of "snap" - English-Turkish dictionary

snap

verb uk us /snæp/ (present participle snapping, past tense and past participle snapped)
BREAK [ I, T ]

If something long and thin snaps, it breaks making a short, loud sound, and if you snap it, you break it, making a short, loud sound.

aniden kopmak/koparmak
The twigs snapped as we walked on them.
snap (sth) open/shut/together, etc

to suddenly move to a particular position, making a short, loud noise, or to make something do this

şırak diye kapanmak/kapatmak
The suitcase snapped open and everything fell out.
SPEAK ANGRILY [ I, T ]

to say something suddenly in an angry way

ters ters konuşmak, paylamak, azarlamak, terslemek
I was snapping at the children because I was tired.
LOSE CONTROL [ I ]

to suddenly be unable to control a strong feeling, especially anger

kendini tutamamak, kendine hakim olamamak, birden parlamak; öfkesini dizginleyememek
She asked me to do the work again and I just snapped.
PHOTOGRAPH [ T ] informal

to take a photograph of someone or something

şipşak resim çekmek
Photographers snapped the Princess everywhere she went.
ANIMAL [ I ]

If an animal snaps, it tries to bite someone.

birden kapmak, ısırmaya çalışmak
The dog was barking and snapping at my ankles.
→ See also snap your fingers

(Translation of “snap verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)