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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

Synonyms for grab

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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8220;When it comes to versatility, strength and ease of use our Rope-Safe Rope Grab is packed with features,” said Martyn Gilbert, Rollgliss Technical Rescue Sales Manager for Capital Safety Australia & New Zealand.
The Rope-Safe Rope Grab is supplied as a complete unit for use as a secondary back up device for fall arrest, available in three shock absorbing kernmantle rope lanyard connection configurations; a 300 mm, 600 mm or 900 mm model.
You should be allowed to have toe grabs or some sort of grips as we wish, as you can in America.
7:46:47: Just as Kaczmarek is about to introduce the presenter for outstanding actor in a drama series, Bauer tackles her and grabs the envelope.
Kenco's Webb says grabs are typically used when material handling calls for more precision, laying pipe for instance.
In Global Gun Grab, Grigg reveals the real intent behind the UN's call for "general and complete disarmament.
The attack on deadbeat dads is another big power grab.
Approvals for Money Grab in other North American gaming jurisdictions are currently pending.
Alex Popov catches Barry Bonds' record-breaking home run ball in footage from ``Up for Grabs,'' a documentary about the ensuing corrosive dispute over the ball's ownership.
This year we will introduce the newest version of our popular MONOPOLY themed participation game Money Grab, which features an innovative top box design that includes a 3-D model of MR.
O'Neal played 44 minutes and made just 7 of 21 field goals between bumps and grabs from Sabonis and Davis.
AGOURA HILLS - It shines in Emily's eyes and smile, her grandmother says - this incredible spirit that reaches out and grabs your heart.
But the toe grabs were ruled to be in violation of rules meant to prevent churning hooves from chewing up Santa Anita's year-old turf course.