English version

snap out of something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsnap out of something phrasal verbCONTROLto stop being sad or upset and make yourself feel better Chantal’s been depressed for days. I wish she’d snap out of it. snap→ See Verb table
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snap out of He snapped out of a dark fog.If it were possible to snap out of depression simply by making a proper effort, that illness would disappear.Perhaps he would snap out of it.snap out of itYou've been in this mood for days now -- I wish you'd snap out of it.Perhaps he would snap out of it.He's so depressed. He doesn't seem able to snap out of it at all.
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Verb table
snap
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysnap
he, she, itsnaps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysnapped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave snapped
he, she, ithas snapped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad snapped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill snap
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have snapped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam snapping
he, she, itis snapping
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you, we, theyare snapping
Past
I, he, she, itwas snapping
you, we, theywere snapping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been snapping
he, she, ithas been snapping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been snapping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be snapping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been snapping
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