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    grab - Dictionary definition and meaning for word grab

    (noun) a mechanical device for gripping an object Definition
    (noun) the act of catching an object with the hands
    Synonyms : catch , snap , snatch
    Example Sentence
    • Mays made the catch with his back to the plate
    • he made a grab for the ball before it landed
    • Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away
    • the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion
    (verb) take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
    Synonyms : catch , take hold of
    Example Sentence
    • Catch the ball!
    • Grab the elevator door!
    (verb) get hold of or seize quickly and easily
    Synonyms : snaffle , snap up
    Example Sentence
    • I snapped up all the good buys during the garage sale
    (verb) make a grasping or snatching motion with the hand
    Example Sentence
    • The passenger grabbed for the oxygen mask
    (verb) obtain illegally or unscrupulously
    Example Sentence
    • Grab power
    (verb) take or grasp suddenly
    Example Sentence
    • She grabbed the child's hand and ran out of the room
    (verb) capture the attention or imagination of
    Synonyms : seize
    Example Sentence
    • This story will grab you
    • The movie seized my imagination
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for grab

crab and grab are homophone, so you could remember the meaning by action of crab's claws. that is holding firmly.

Word used in video below:
text: easy grab tab and pull it off in one
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