another name for the click beetle
noun 1. any common shrimp of the family Alphaeidae, distinguished by the snapping sound made by its enlarged claw.
noun 1. either of two large, edible, freshwater turtles of the family Chelydridae, of North and Central America, having a large head and powerful hooked jaws, especially the common snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina. snapping turtle noun 1. any large aggressive North American river turtle of the family Chelydridae, esp Chelydra serpentina (common snapping turtle), having […]
adjective 1. apt to snap or bite, as a dog. 2. disposed to speak or reply in an impatient or irritable manner. 3. impatiently or irritably sharp; curt: a snappish reply.
adjective, snappier, snappiest. 1. apt to snap or bite; snappish, as a dog. 2. impatient or irritable, as a person or a reply. 3. snapping or crackling in sound, as a fire. 4. quick or sudden in action or performance. 5. Informal. crisp, smart, lively, brisk, etc.: Only snappy people get ahead in this world. […]