verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Words nearby snatch
Origin of snatch
OTHER WORDS FROM snatch
Example sentences from the Web for snatching
But in the next instant, Peters is stepping back to the table and snatching up the knife.
I can see the implant in there, and see where the muscle is snatching that implant up.Azealia Banks Opens Up About Her Journey from Stripping to Rap Stardom|Marlow Stern|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Complaints of illness, snatching $2,000 from dad, a quick trip to Denver airport—and the three were apparently Syria-bound.
As for the Little Tramp himself, his corpse was reburied in a concrete grave to prevent future snatching.Invasion of the Celebrity Body Snatchers, From Charlie Chaplin to Casey Kasem|Melissa Leon|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Brooks: [Snatching up the receiver as the phone rings] This is Mel Brooks.Mel Brooks Is Always Funny and Often Wise in This 1975 Playboy Interview|Alex Belth|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For the man who has no poise there is no snatching victory from defeat.Poise: How to Attain It|D. Starke
They hung about disconsolately, snatching at such opportunities of assistance as holding ladders or handing nails.A harum-scarum schoolgirl|Angela Brazil
Snatching off the silver cord from around his waist, he began skipping rope up and down the hall.The Royal Book of Oz|L. Frank Baum
It was in his nature to find pleasure in snatching her from a better man.Winston of the Prairie|Harold Bindloss
“Not after deer now, gentlemen,” cried Johannes, snatching up his spear.Steve Young|George Manville Fenn