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Synonyms for grab

snatch

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lunge

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Synonyms for grab

to get hold of (something moving)

to take firmly with the hand and maintain a hold on

to take quick and forcible possession of

to compel, as the attention, interest, or imagination, of

the act of catching, especially a sudden taking and holding

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a mechanical device for gripping an object

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take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of

get hold of or seize quickly and easily

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make a grasping or snatching motion with the hand

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obtain illegally or unscrupulously

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take or grasp suddenly

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capture the attention or imagination of

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According to sources in the CDA , land grabbing is continuing on both an individual and mafia level and not without connivance of the officials.
In good company, Soreide and Williams' text, Corruption, Grabbing and Development: Real World Challenges, merits follow-up.
Government intervention is badly needed to address the serious security problem of land grabbing in order to make it a thing of the past.
It is possible that garden grabbing may be more strictly regulated in future, as ministers have announced that they will be undertaking a review of the powers available to local planning authorities to resist the practice.
They are thin sheet metal and fiberglass, and grabbing them can break the tube and its internal lines at the base.
In one case, the court found that grabbing a man by the testicles was discriminatory because only men have testicles.
When contacted, Deputy Director Public Relation CDA Malik Salim told reporter that the grabbing land of the university would be vacated soon.
Grabbing attention on the Internet is getting harder these days -- but SCA Promotions and Grab.
KARACHI -- Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA) on Tuesday said that illegal sale, purchase and grabbing of amenity plots are underway in Surjani Town KDA Scheme 41 by land mafia.
In the first quarter, O'Neal attempted just four shots, making one, while grabbing one rebound.