Bedeutung von “grab” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /ɡræb/ present participle grabbing, past tense and past participle grabbed
Extra Examples
He reached out and grabbed her arm.Somebody grabbed me from behind.She grabbed hold of the rail to steady herself.She grabbed me by the arm.I grabbed a few things and dashed out of the house.

B1 to take hold of something or someone suddenly:

He grabbed my arm and pulled me away.
DO QUICKLY informal

to eat, do, or get something quickly because you do not have much time:

I grabbed a sandwich on the way to the station.
grab sb's attention informal

to attract someone's attention:

The advertisement is designed to grab people's attention.

B2 If someone grabs a chance or opportunity, they take it quickly and with enthusiasm.

(Definition von “grab verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)