grabby

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adjective grab·by \ˈgra-bē\

Definition of grabby

grabbier

grabbiest

  1. 1 :  tending to grab :  grasping, greedy <grabby hands> <taught the children not to be grabby>

  2. 2 :  having the power to grab the attention <grabby ads>

Examples of grabby in a sentence

  1. You need to learn to share and not be so grabby.

  2. <very young children tend to be grabby and often refuse to share>

1910

First Known Use of grabby

1910


GRABBY Defined for English Language Learners

grabby

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adjective grab·by \ˈgra-bē\

Definition of grabby for English Language Learners

  • : tending to take things in a quick and selfish way


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