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seizing

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

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 seizing

  • 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 seizing

capture

noun. catching, forceful holding

captures

noun. catching, forceful holding

getting

noun. the act of procuring

retaining

adjective. maintaining

seizure

noun. capture, taking

usurpation

noun. seizing something
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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