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|English to French translations [Non-PRO]|
Art/Literary - Linguistics
|English term or phrase: snappy / snap|
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"That was the inspiration, either Jonny Quest or Samson and Goliath. Some crappy Saturday morning show. Maybe I shouldn't say they were crappy, they were snappy. Yeah, snappy. They were real pieces of snap."
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snappy/snap pas complêtement négatif (voir définition çi-dessous) pas du tout comme crappy (merdique etc....) veut dire rapide/rapidement (cf: make it snappy! = fais vite, grouilles toi etc..) facile/facilement style vite 'torché''les doigts dans le nez'. facile a aussi deux acceptions en français ((trop facile, trop de facilité), peuvent être négatifs aussi), mas difficile de rendre le jeu de sons 'crappy', 'snappy'
Entry Word: snap
Text: 1 something easily managed or accomplished <that exam was a snap>
Synonyms breeze, child's play, cinch, duck soup, kid stuff, picnic, pie, ||pipe, pushover, setup, ||snip, soft touch
Related Word sinecure
Idioms a simple twist of the wrist, simplicity itself, soft snap
Contrasted Words difficulty, headache, problem, trouble; bother, inconvenience, pain
|Francoise St Marc|
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