HyperDic: snatch_up

English > 1 sense of the expression snatch up:
VERBcontactsnatch up, snatch, snapto grasp hastily or eagerly
English > snatch up: 1 sense > verb 1, contact
MeaningTo grasp hastily or eagerly.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymssnatch, snap
Narrowerswoop, swoop upseize or catch with a swooping motion
Broaderseize, prehend, clutchtake hold of
Spanisharrebatar, chasquear, pillar

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