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English definition of “snag”

snag

noun [C] (PROBLEM)    /snæɡ/ informal
a problem, difficulty, or disadvantage: We don't anticipate any snags in/with the negotiations. The drug is very effective - the only snag is that it cannot be produced in large quantities.Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
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