basically, awsome. a snipe can be a noun (person place or thing) and a verb. it cannot be a adverb (ex. snipley {prounounced snipe-lee.} thats a fail.) only ballers, bosses, and g's can use this term. others (who are non-snipes) cannot use this without becoming a poser.
antonyms: fail
Situation: You and your friend are at Dunkin Donuts. You got a 25 box of Munchkins and there is only one chocolate left. You grab it out of the box before your friend can. You are allowed to exclaim, "Snipe!"

Situation: You are at a basketball game and a player totally aces a three pointer. It is appropriate to say, "What a snipe!"
by meghanchristensen January 16, 2010
To bid on an eBay auction minutes before it ends, hoping that others will not be able to place a higher bid in time.
Damn! I thought I won that item, but somebody sniped it!
by EJL December 10, 2003
An imaginary creature created to fool gullable people. Lots of times this prank is pulled on camp outs and is said you go on snipe hunts.
Camper 1: Hey lets go snipe hunting.
Camper 2: Whats a snipe?
Camper 1: You'll see.
by Jeremy H. 4/12/90 April 10, 2005
Navy slang for crewmen who work below decks especially in the engine room.
The world of the aircraft carrier is largely inhabited by snipes, deck apes, airdales, and zeros.
by MACV April 19, 2006
1. to shoot something with great accuracy
2. to score a difficult point in a game/sport
1. When I was playing SOCOM, I sniped him from 500 yards away.
2. At our lacrosse game,I sniped that goal in the top shelf with 2 defenders on me.
by mike March 19, 2004
a smaller version of the woodcock often found in marshy areas that is notoriously difficult to shoot
johny bagged a rather fine brace of snipe up at poormanbury last saturday
by hewgo grinsten September 24, 2003
verb: To have a one night stand with. Also known as a one hitter quitter.
1) E: Randy said he was going to snipe that chick he met tonight.

J: SNIPER ON THE LOOSE!

2) A: Why haven't you called me back since that night?

R: Get sniped bitch.
by Metal Fingerz June 22, 2009
To take a picture of an unsuspecting individual. Oftentimes pictures of funny-looking strangers.
"Kate, that guy's hat is so ridiculous, good thing I just sniped him"
by esk388 December 01, 2009

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