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Definition of Snatch


  1. To take or seize hastily, abruptly, or without permission or ceremony; as, to snatch a loaf or a kiss.
  2. To seize and transport away; to rap.
  3. To attempt to seize something suddenly; to catch; -- often with at; as, to snatch at a rope.
  4. A hasty catching or seizing; a grab; a catching at, or attempt to seize, suddenly.
  5. A short period of vigorous action; as, a snatch at weeding after a shower.
  6. A small piece, fragment, or quantity; a broken part; a scrap.
  7. The handle of a scythe; a snead.

Snatch Translations

snatch in German is hasche, zusammenraffen, greifen
snatch in Latin is prehendo, rapio rapui ratum
snatch in Spanish is arrebatimiento