Synonyms of snag in English:

snag


See definition of snag

noun

1‘the snag is that a stronger economy might mean higher inflation’

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obstacle, difficulty, complication, catch, hitch, stumbling block, pitfall, unseen problem, problem, issue, barrier, impediment, hindrance, inconvenience, setback, hurdle, disadvantage, downside, drawback, minus

British disbenefit

informal hiccup

2‘the wooden rails become smooth over time, with no snags or rough corners’

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sharp projection, jag, jagged bit

thorn, spur

informal sticky-out bit

3‘she got a snag in her tights’

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tear, rip, rent, ladder, run, hole, gash, slash, slit


verb

1‘she wouldn't want cats' claws snagging her tights’

SYNONYMS

tear, rip, ladder, gash

2‘the zip runs freely and doesn't snag on the fabric’

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catch, catch in, hook, jag

get caught in, get caught on