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    confiscate

    confiscate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word confiscate

    Definition
    (verb) take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority
    Synonyms : attach , impound , seize , sequester
    Example Sentence
    • The FBI seized the drugs
    • The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment
    • The police confiscated the stolen artwork
    Definition
    (adj) surrendered as a penalty
    Synonyms : forfeit , forfeited
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for confiscate

fist means hand. confiscate is grabbing, taking away, seize, taking possesion.

con cat ate up fish,have to seize his bell as punishment.....lol

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