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grab

noun

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  1. an instance of theft a political activist who thinks the government's lease of public lands to logging companies amounts to an illegal land grab Synonyms theft, heist, pinch, rip-off, snatching, swipingRelated Words break-in, burglary, holdup, mugging, stickup


grab

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of grab

  1. to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly don't grab my arm like that Synonyms bag, capture, collar, cop [slang], corral, get, glom, catch, grapple, hook, land, nab, nail, net, nobble [British slang], rap, seize, snag, snap (up), snare, snatch, trapRelated Words glove, halter, lasso, rope; apprehend, arrest, detain; bay, corner; clasp, clutch, fasten (on), fist, grasp, grip, hold, latch (on or onto), secure; rend, wrest; enmesh (also immesh), ensnare, entangle, entrap, mesh; abduct, kidnap, spirit (away or off)Near Antonyms discharge, free, liberate, release; drop, loosen, unhandAntonyms miss


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