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snatches

noun
plural of snatch, slang

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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

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snatches

verb
present tense third-person singular of snatch

Synonyms & Antonyms of snatches (Entry 2 of 2)

to take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly
  • the brazen seagull snatched the french fry right from my hand

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