snatch

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1 snatch /ˈsnætʃ/ verb
snatches; snatched; snatching
1 snatch
/ˈsnætʃ/
verb
snatches; snatched; snatching
Learner's definition of SNATCH
[+ object]
: to take (something) quickly or eagerly
often + up often used figuratively
: to take (something or someone) suddenly from a person or place often by using force
sometimes + away sometimes used figuratively

snatch at

[phrasal verb]
snatch at (something)
: to grab or try to grab (something) quickly or eagerly
often used figuratively
2 snatch /ˈsnætʃ/ noun
plural snatches
2 snatch
/ˈsnætʃ/
noun
plural snatches
Learner's definition of SNATCH
[count]
: a small part of something usually + of

in snatches

: for short periods of time : in small amounts
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