present tense third-person singular of grab

grabs

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noun

plural of grab
as in thefts
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

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“Grabs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grabs. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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