Share this entry

snap-on Line breaks: snap-on
(also snap-in)

Definition of snap-on in English:


Denoting a cover or attachment that is attached or secured with a snap.
Example sentences
  • At each grommet location, follow the manufacturer's instructions to trim the fabric from the grommet hole and attach the snap-on cover.
  • Clipped to the dashboard, I noticed a tiny mobile phone with a jungle-themed snap-on cover.
  • It has a pocket clip on one end which is attached to the snap-on cap which covers the USB end of the unit.

Definition of snap-on in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources