Synonyms of snapper


1. center, snapper, lineman

usage: (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback; "the center fumbled the handoff"

2. snapper, saltwater fish

usage: flesh of any of various important food fishes of warm seas

3. cracker, snapper, cracker bonbon, party favor, party favour, favor, favour

usage: a party favor consisting of a paper roll (usually containing candy or a small favor) that pops when pulled at both ends

4. snapper, Chrysophrys auratus, sparid, sparid fish

usage: Australian food fish having a pinkish body with blue spots

5. snapper, percoid fish, percoid, percoidean, food fish

usage: any of several large sharp-toothed marine food and sport fishes of the family Lutjanidae of mainly tropical coastal waters

6. common snapping turtle, snapper, Chelydra serpentina, snapping turtle

usage: large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite

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Definition and meaning of snapper (Dictionary)