Bedeutung von "seize" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /siz/ (present participle seizing, past tense and past participle seized)

to take hold of something quickly and firmly:

She seized my arm and pulled me toward her.
seize a chance/opportunity

to do something quickly in order to use an opportunity:

You need to seize every opportunity.

(Definition von "seize" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)