(v)To be in a crowded area, such as a school hallway, and to call out someone's name in a voice other than your own, only to hide when the unsuspecting person turns around, completely baffled. At this point, you yell "sniiipe!!"
The quintessential snipe:

Me: Conor Murphy!!(said in a high pitched, gay voice)
Conor: *Turns around with a dumbfounded look
Me: SNIIIIIPEEEE
by Hoshtevjati May 16, 2007
Being an excellent shooter in the sport of basketball.
Number zero for the blue team is a real snipe!
by Trreennt January 10, 2013
To use either the right or left arm to cover one's face from the nose down, lining up the tip of the nose with the crease in the elbow. One should look over his/her arm with eyes squinted to give the appearance of looking down the scope of a rifle, but the the eyes should have a clear line of sight of the person that is being sniped. The snipe can be use to nonchalantly get someone's attention.
"Let's snipe Stephanie in the weight room!"
by asc8s March 25, 2012
To comment the word "snipe" on a facebook conversation between a girl and guy to show the obvious nature of it as flirting.
Facebook conversation:

Guy to Girl: Heyy whats up? :)

Girl to Guy: Nm hbu?

Random commenter: Snipe
by Noitazilivic December 30, 2010
Verb

The act of commenting "snipe" on a facebook post between a girl and guy as to point out the obvious nature of their conversation as flirting.
Generic Facebook Conversation:

Girl to Guy: Hey whats up?

Guy to Girl: Nm u?

Stranger in comment box: Snipe
by coolbeans94 December 30, 2010
An extremely small bowl that is finished in one shot. It is important to remember to verbally announce the term, "SNIIIIIPES", before you begin to hit your bowl.
"Mikey, you want to rip bowls? Sniiiiipes!!"
"That's not even a real bowl, that's a snipe"
"I fully just sniped that bowl"
"Succcch Snipes"
by TreyOneTrey February 08, 2010
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

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