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snaffleverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈsnæf.l̩/ UK informal
to take something ​quickly for yourself, in a way that ​prevents someone ​else from having or using it: Who's snaffled my ​pen? Martha snaffled (= ​ate) all the ​peanuts before the ​party had ​evenbegun! The ​companygrew by snaffling up several ​smallerbusinesses.

snafflenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsnæf.l̩/
a ​type of bit (= a ​metalbarheld in a horse's ​mouth to ​control it) usually with a joint in the ​middle
(Definition of snaffle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snaffle”
in Chinese (Simplified) 攫取,窃取,独占…
in Chinese (Traditional) 攫取,竊取,獨佔…
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