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To take or gain possession of, usually quickly or opportunistically
“Remind me to grab my keys before we leave.”
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To steal or take possession of unlawfully
“The scoundrel would grab some items from the shelves before leaving the supermarket.”
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To buy or purchase (something)
“We should grab some food along the way.”
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To attain, win or be awarded or given (something)
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“He would grab first prize in the competition.”
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To grasp or seize suddenly and roughly
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“So, Mr. Simpson, you tried to grab her can. What do you have to say for yourself?”
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To hold or engage the attention of
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“You want to grab the audience from the first moment and keep them with you until the very end.”
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To steal, to grab
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To detain (a person) in conversation against their will
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To make a strong, lasting, or favourable impression on
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To grab (someone), usually aggressively, to stop them or bring them to ground
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To appropriate or lay claim to something for oneself without right
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To remove or take out, especially with effort or force
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Bite off
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To touch or stroke lovingly
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To clumsily dig through something
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To accept something willingly or gladly
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To obtain through manipulative or deceitful methods
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To stimulate or excite in a pleasurable way
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(of a person or group of people) To encourage, or arouse, interest or enthusiasm in
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To lift out (liquid) with a utensil
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Surround; envelop
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Give or cause to give a short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement
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Tear
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To spring upon suddenly to attack or capture
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Search through something in a hurried way in order to find or steal something
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To feel irritated or resentful
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Make a lunge
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To loot or plunder by force
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Bite or pinch sharply
Noun
The act of taking possession of, especially unlawfully
“I think it just comes down to a grab for power by the manufacturers.”
Noun
An attempt to grab
“She dodged around him and ran into the road as he made a grab for her.”
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The act of catching an object in motion
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An act of seizing and attempting to stop or throw someone to the ground
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The action of seizing someone and taking them into custody
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Adding, joining
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