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Definition 1: large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for snapper in the sense of this definition

(snapper is a kind of ...) large aggressive freshwater turtle with powerful jaws

(... is a member of snapper) snapping turtles

Definition 2: any of several large sharp-toothed marine food and sport fishes of the family Lutjanidae of mainly tropical coastal waters - [noun denoting animal]

(snapper is a kind of ...) any fish used for food by human beings

(snapper is a kind of ...) any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes

(... is a kind of snapper ) an esteemed food fish with pinkish red head and body; common in the Atlantic coastal waters of North America and the Gulf of Mexico

(... is a kind of snapper ) found in shallow waters off the coast of Florida

(... is a kind of snapper ) similar to and often marketed as `red snapper'

(... is a kind of snapper ) food fish of warm Caribbean and Atlantic waters

(... is a kind of snapper ) superior food fish of the tropical Atlantic and Caribbean with broad yellow stripe along the sides and on the tail

(snapper is a part of ...) flesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas

(... is a member of snapper) snappers

Definition 3: Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for snapper in the sense of this definition

(snapper is a kind of ...) spiny-finned food fishes of warm waters having well-developed teeth

(snapper is a part of ...) flesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas

(... is a member of snapper) Australian snapper

Definition 4: a party favor consisting of a paper roll (usually containing candy or a small favor) that pops when pulled at both ends - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for snapper in the sense of this definition

(snapper is a kind of ...) souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party

Definition 5: flesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas - [noun denoting food]

(snapper is a kind of ...) flesh of fish from the sea used as food

(... is a kind of snapper ) highly esteemed reddish lean flesh of snapper from Atlantic coast and Gulf of Mexico

(... is part of snapper) any of several large sharp-toothed marine food and sport fishes of the family Lutjanidae of mainly tropical coastal waters

(... is part of snapper) Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots

Definition 6: (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback - [noun denoting person]

Samples where snapper or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the center fumbled the handoff

Synonyms for snapper in the sense of this definition

(snapper is a kind of ...) one of the players on the line of scrimmage

(snapper belongs to category ...) any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal

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