Snit meaning

snĭt
(US, dialect) A beer chaser commonly served in three-ounce servings in highball or juice glasses with a Bloody Mary cocktail in the upper midwest states of United States including Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan, and Illinois.

The bartender served us each a snit with our Bloody Marys this morning.

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A fit of anger, pique, etc.
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A temper; a lack of patience; a bad mood.

He's in a snit because he got passed over for promotion.

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A state of agitation or irritation.
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A U.S. unit of volume for liquor equal to 2 jiggers, 3 U.S. fluid ounces, or 88.7 milliliters.
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Origin of snit

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition