grab off

transitive verb

: to take or appropriate forcefully or with haste or forthrightness
dash in and grab off choice pieces of landF. P. Gipson
two Swiss mountaineers … had grabbed off the honors for the first ascentTime
: to choose for a partner (as in marriage)
why is it that such a beauty … has not long ago been grabbed offWalter O'Meara

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“Grab off.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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