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Spanish translation of “grab”

grab

verb /ɡrab/ (past tense, past participle grabbed)
to seize , grasp or take suddenly
asir , agarrar , coger
He grabbed a biscuit .
to get by rough or illegal means
apropiarse de, arrebatar , echar mano a
Many people tried to grab land when oil was discovered in the district .
grab at phrasal verb to try to grasp , seize or take, not necessarily successfully
tratar de asir / agarrar , intentar agarrar / asir
He grabbed at the boy He grabbed at the chance to leave .
(Definition of grab from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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