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English definition of “snatcher”

snatcher

noun [C]     /ˈsnætʃ.ər/ US  //
someone who takes something or someone by force: You have to watch out for bag/purse snatchers (= people who steal bags/purses).Miscellaneous criminals
(Definition of snatcher noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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