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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Snap·pish a.
 1. Apt to snap at persons or things; eager to bite; as, a snapping cur.
 2. Sharp in reply; apt to speak angrily or testily; easily provoked; tart; peevish.
    The taunting address of a snappish misanthrope.   --Jeffrey.
 -- Snap*pish*ly, adv. -- Snap*pish*ness, n.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 snappishly
      adv : in an ill-natured and snappish manner; "`Don't talk to me
            now,' she said snappishly"