Snipes vs Swipes - What's the difference?

snipes | swipes |


As verbs the difference between snipes and swipes

is that snipes is (snipe) while swipes is (swipe).

As a noun snipes

is .

snipes

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (snipe)
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    swipes

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (swipe)

  • swipe

    English

    Verb

    (swip)
  • To steal or snatch.
  • Hey! Who swiped my lunch?
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  • "Maybe I could swipe some Tintex from the five-and-dime."
  • To scan or register by sliding something through a reader.
  • He swiped his card at the door.
  • To grab or bat quickly.
  • The cat swiped at the shoelace.

    Noun

  • (countable) A quick grab, bat, or other motion with the hand or paw; A sweep.
  • (countable) A strong blow given with a sweeping motion, as with a bat or club.
  • (countable, informal) A rough guess; an estimate or swag.
  • Take a swipe at the answer, even if you're not sure.
  • (uncountable) Poor, weak beer; small beer.
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