Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / seizure
FEEDBACK

seizure

See definition of seizure on Dictionary.com
  • nounconvulsive attack
  • nouncapture, taking

synonyms for seizure

  • breakdown
  • convulsion
  • illness
  • stroke
  • access
  • fit
  • paroxysm
  • spasm
  • spell
  • throe
  • turn
  • abduction
  • arrest
  • confiscation
  • apprehension
  • pinch
  • drop
  • bust
  • snatch
  • hook
  • annexation
  • grab
  • collar
  • seizing
  • commandeering
  • grabbing
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for seizure

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

TRY USING seizure

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Are You A True Blue Champion Of These "Blue" Synonyms?
START THE QUIZ

How to use seizure in a sentence

The FDA in 2013 approved a system called the RNS Simulator that fires small, electrical signals into the brain to stop seizures for some patients with epilepsy.
ELON MUSK IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO CONNECTING A COMPUTER TO YOUR BRAINREBECCA HEILWEILAUGUST 28, 2020VOX
Refusal to comply with take-down orders are punishable by large fines and imprisonment, as well as the seizure of devices.
CHINA’S GREAT FIREWALL HAS FINALLY COME TO HONG KONG’S INTERNETMARY HUIJULY 7, 2020QUARTZ
On top of the loss of products during seizures, many distributors have stopped coming to the area because of interactions with Border Patrol.
BUSINESSES SAY BORDER PATROL IS SEIZING LEGAL CANNABIS BETWEEN SAN DIEGO, IMPERIALJESSE MARX AND MAYA SRIKRISHNANJUNE 29, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Indeed, both in the San Diego sector and nationally, drug seizures have been down for all drugs, except cannabis, since March, though it appears seizures are starting to increase again.
BORDER REPORT: THE PANDEMIC HAS UPENDED THE ILLEGAL DRUG TRADEMAYA SRIKRISHNANJUNE 22, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
This, in turn, allows scientists to explore ways to automatically detect seizures.
HOW A CROWDSOURCING CHALLENGE TURBOCHARGED BRAIN RESEARCH DURING LOCKDOWNSHELLY FANJUNE 2, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The seizure was made in legal form; the banker, who lost nothing, was bound to comply with it.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The peculiarity about a homestead is, it is protected by law from seizure by the owner's creditors.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Lucien de Rubempre consulted Desroches about the seizure of the furniture of Coralie, his mistress, in 1822.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
Informed of their intention, the magistrates ordered a seizure of their papers.
THE LOYALISTS OF AMERICA AND THEIR TIMES, VOL. 1 OF 2EGERTON RYERSON
With the seizure of each piece the Rebels cheered, and advanced with confident expectation of driving Sickles over the ridge.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 29, 2021
Choose the synonym for shorten
curtail

WORDS RELATED TO SEIZURE

  • appropriation
  • kidnapping
  • rape
  • seizure
  • theft
  • allotments
  • allowances
  • apportionments
  • assignments
  • budgets
  • concessions
  • donations
  • funding
  • givings
  • grants
  • provisions
  • setting aparts
  • sponsorings
  • stipends
  • stipulations
  • subsidies
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

celeritynoun | [suh-ler-i-tee ]SEE DEFINITION