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seize

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  • verbgrab, take
  • verbabduct; take by force
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Synonyms for seize

verb grab, take
  • catch
  • snatch
  • appropriate
  • clasp
  • clench
  • clinch
  • clutch
  • compass
  • embrace
  • enclose
  • enfold
  • fasten
  • grapple
  • grasp
  • grip
  • pinch
  • pluck
  • snag
  • squeeze
  • catch hold of
  • envelope
  • hang onto
  • hold fast
  • lay hands on
  • lay hold of
  • take hold of

Antonyms for seize

  • free
  • give
  • let go
  • loose
  • loosen
  • reject
  • release
  • unfasten
  • liberate
  • offer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to seize

abduct

verb. take by force and without permission

adopt

verb. choose or take something as one's own

adopted

verb. choose or take something as one's own

apprehend

verb. catch and arrest

arrest

verb. take into authorized custody

arrogate

verb. claim without justification
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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