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snag

synonym (synonym of snag)

  • (noun.object)
    an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    an unforeseen obstacle (noun.cognition)
     

hypernym (snag IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a dead tree that is still standing, usually in an undisturbed forest (noun.plant)
    a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms (noun.plant)
     
  • a sharp protuberance (noun.shape)
    something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings (noun.shape)
     
  • an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart (noun.object)
    an open or empty space in or between things (noun.object)
     
  • an unforeseen obstacle (noun.cognition)
    something immaterial that stands in the way and must be circumvented or surmounted (noun.cognition)
     
  • catch on a snag (verb.contact)
    to hook or entangle (verb.contact)
     
  • get by acting quickly and smartly (verb.possession)
    come into possession of (verb.possession)
     
  • hew jaggedly (verb.contact)
    strike with an axe; cut down, strike (verb.contact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from snag)

  • a sharp protuberance (noun.shape)
    hew jaggedly (verb.contact)
     
  • an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart (noun.object)
    to separate or be separated by force (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    tear or be torn violently (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    separate or cause to separate abruptly (verb.contact)
     
  • hew jaggedly (verb.contact)
    a sharp protuberance (noun.shape)
     
synonym hypernym derivation rent rip split tear hang-up hitch obstacle obstruction gap opening tree bulge tear cleave pull rend bust rupture

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