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“snarf” in British English

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snarfverb [ T ]

uk /snɑːf/ us /snɑːrf/ informal

also snarf down/up to eat something very quickly in a way that people think is greedy:

He snarfed down the whole cake.

UK to take something without permission:

I snarfed the book off the table when he wasn't looking.

UK to use a computer document or file without getting the writer's permission:

He hacked into the computer system and snarfed some images.

(Definition of “snarf” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)