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Verb
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
“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 catch or get hold of
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To take, pull or remove by force
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To touch or feel with the fingers
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To seize and detain a person unlawfully or forcefully
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To detain (a person) in conversation against their will
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To appropriate or lay claim to something for oneself without right
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To cause to be amazed or excited
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To make a strong, lasting, or favorable impression on
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Bite off
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To accept something willingly or gladly
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To steal and carry off, especially through plundering
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Surround; envelop
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To spring upon suddenly to attack or capture
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
Noun
Seizing something
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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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