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snaffle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsnafflesnaf‧fle /ˈsnæfəl/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 British English informalSTEAL to take something quickly, especially before anyone else has had the time or the chance to do this syn grab 🔊 I managed to snaffle a couple of biscuits.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
snaffleIts body may be snaffled by a predator.Shall we snaffle some of Bernard's sherry?
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Verb table
snaffle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysnaffle
he, she, itsnaffles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysnaffled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave snaffled
he, she, ithas snaffled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad snaffled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill snaffle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have snaffled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam snaffling
he, she, itis snaffling
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you, we, theyare snaffling
Past
I, he, she, itwas snaffling
you, we, theywere snaffling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been snaffling
he, she, ithas been snaffling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been snaffling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be snaffling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been snaffling
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