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snatch

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of snatch

  1. to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly the brazen seagull snatched the french fry right from my hand Synonyms bag, capture, collar, cop [slang], corral, get, glom, grab, grapple, hook, land, nab, nail, net, nobble [British slang], rap, seize, snag, snap (up), snare, catch, 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


snatch

noun, slang

Synonyms and Antonyms of snatch

  1. the unlawful or forcible carrying away of a person or animal to the police chief, it didn't look like a snatch, but another case of a bride-to-be getting cold feet Synonyms hijacking (also highjacking), kidnapping (also kidnaping), rape, abduction [slang]Related Words impressment, seizure, shanghaiing


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