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A small piece or brief extract:‘snippets of information about the war’
piece, bit, scrap, fragment, morsel, particle, shred, snatch, excerpt, extractView synonyms
- ‘I had indirectly picked up snippets of news during the two weeks.’
- ‘From the little snippets he did give I have pieced together quite a bit of the story.’
- ‘Every recipe is accompanied by a story from his childhood, or a snippet of background information gleaned from his training.’
- ‘All I can see at the moment are snippets, but I'm going to jot them down here before I forget.’
- ‘This short piece includes snippets from the original series as well as clips from the film.’
- ‘So it's hard to evaluate the investigation based on just the brief snippet that I saw reported.’
- ‘If it's unclear who owns the rights to a book, only the snippets are displayed.’
- ‘We want to show you a couple of quick snippets here and then get the panel's reaction.’
- ‘If you've seen the trailer for the movie, then you've seen a brief snippet of this battle.’
- ‘He's full of interesting snippets of information which bring the building to life.’
- ‘I do however like shouting snippets of rap songs at people if I'm in the mood.’
- ‘The official site is under reconstruction at the moment but there are a few snippets of information here.’
- ‘If anyone can shine a light on these mysterious snippets of nonsense I would be very happy to hear about it.’
- ‘I bear in mind the snippets of evidence that we have already got from you, that some managers are clearly appalling.’
- ‘Strands of dialogue, snippets of plot and recurring images link the segments.’
- ‘Brief drama snippets and tiny factoids, that's all we get these days.’
- ‘Below are some of the snippets of conversation that caught my ear over the past four days.’
- ‘We are only privy to snippets of information and media speculation, whereas he has all the factors to consider.’
- ‘News reports come at us in brief snippets devoid of history or context that explain what they mean.’
- ‘The majority are brief snippets and additions to scenes that made the final cut.’
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