Meaning of “up for grabs” in the English Dictionary

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"up for grabs" in British English

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up for grabs

available and ready to be won or taken:

There are hundreds of prizes up for grabs.

(Definition of “up for grabs” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"up for grabs" in American English

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up for grabs

available:

The job was still up for grabs.

(Definition of “up for grabs” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)