Grabber - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡræbər|
Brit.  |ˈɡræbə|

noun

- an unpleasant person who grabs inconsiderately

Examples

I have to go back in the house and grab my car keys.

The little boy grabbed onto his mother's leg and wouldn't let go.

I'll grab a taxi and meet you there.

Let's grab a bite to eat before the movie starts.

The store had a lot of nice stuff, but nothing really grabbed me.

The play grabs the audience from the opening scene.

One player in particular has been grabbing a lot of attention lately.

...a political activist who thinks the government's lease of public lands to logging companies amounts to an illegal land grab...

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