Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) grab (a mechanical device for gripping an object)
- S: (n) catch, grab, snatch, snap (the act of catching an object with the hands) "Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"; "he made a grab for the ball before it landed"; "Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away"; "the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion"
- S: (v) catch, grab, take hold of (take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of) "Catch the ball!"; "Grab the elevator door!"
- S: (v) snap up, snaffle, grab (get hold of or seize quickly and easily) "I snapped up all the good buys during the garage sale"
- S: (v) grab (make a grasping or snatching motion with the hand) "The passenger grabbed for the oxygen mask"
- S: (v) grab (obtain illegally or unscrupulously) "Grab power"
- S: (v) grab (take or grasp suddenly) "She grabbed the child's hand and ran out of the room"
- S: (v) grab, seize (capture the attention or imagination of) "This story will grab you"; "The movie seized my imagination"