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