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grab at sb/sth

phrasal verb with grab
 
 
/ɡræb/ verb [T] ( present participle grabbing, past tense and past participle grabbed)
to try to get hold of someone or something quickly, with your handHaving in your hands
(Definition of grab at sb/sth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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