Originally posted by stripey
I can't see this one listed on Anagrammer, James: Snipy is there, though, so that's probably the only spelling (apart from the awful UD, of course...).
Yeah on closer inspection there's only this in wikitionary
snipe +? -y
snipey (comparative more snipey, superlative most snipey)
Full of or attractive to snipe.
(of an animal's head) Resembling the bill of a snipe; long, thin, and pointed; beaky;
Having a tendency to snipe; given to nasty or cutting comments.