Definition of GRABS

noun : GRABS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a mechanical device for gripping an object ;

  • 2. (

    ) the act of catching an object with the hands; "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 : GRABS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) get hold of or seize quickly and easily; "I snapped up all the good buys during the garage sale" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make a grasping or snatching motion with the hand; "The passenger grabbed for the oxygen mask" ;

  • 4. (

    ) obtain illegally or unscrupulously; "Grab power" ;

  • 5. (

    ) take or grasp suddenly; "She grabbed the child's hand and ran out of the room" ;

  • 6. (

    ) capture the attention or imagination of; "This story will grab you"; "The movie seized my imagination" ;


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