Thesaurus

grabbed

verb
past tense of grab

Synonyms & Antonyms of grabbed

to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
  • don't grab my arm like that

Synonyms for grabbed

Words Related to grabbed

Phrases Synonymous with grabbed

Near Antonyms for grabbed

Antonyms for grabbed

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on grabbed

Nglish: Translation of grabbed for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of grabbed for Arabic Speakers

Comments on grabbed

What made you want to look up grabbed? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a calculated move

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Confusing Words—A Quiz

  • alice with tweedle dee and tweedle dum
  • I invented a brand new toaster robot and ______ it "Sir Toasts-a-Lot."
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!