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synonyms for laying hold of

  • abduction
  • apprehension
  • arrest
  • confiscation
  • imprisonment
  • occupation
  • seizure
  • taking
  • acquirement
  • acquisition
  • appropriating
  • appropriation
  • bag
  • bust
  • catch
  • collar
  • commandeering
  • drop
  • ensnaring
  • fall
  • gaining
  • grab
  • grasping
  • hook
  • nab
  • nail
  • obtaining
  • pinch
  • pull
  • securing
  • seizing
  • snatching
  • sweep
  • trapping
  • trip
  • winning
  • hit the jackpot
  • knock off
  • pick up
  • run-in
  • taking captive
  • taking into custody

antonyms for laying hold of

MOST RELEVANT
  • letting go
  • release
  • rise
  • freeing
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