Synonyms for grabbed

MOST RELEVANT

Antonyms for grabbed

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GRABBED

Will grabbed my arm, without saying anything, and pulled me into the bar.

When I tuck him up, he grabbed me round the neck and dug his little face into mine.

With that he grabbed up the deed an' stuffed it into his pocket.

Six navvies, three to the man, jumped and grabbed the combatants.

Jim was only sixteen then, but he grabbed the chance to get into the building.

He swung around, offering his earphones to Dr. Shalt, who grabbed for them hurriedly.

The boy had grabbed the fishing-rod, so that my rod and my eel went with them.

He grabbed a handful of shirt on the first torpedo and poked his face down.

As he turned to see who had grabbed him, he had already dragged out this cannon.

He grabbed the groveling butcher and hoisted him from his wallow.

WORD ORIGIN

1777, "thing grabbed;" 1824, "act of grabbing," from grab (v.). Up for grabs attested from 1945 in jive talk.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GRABBED

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