Definisi 'seize'

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1 take hold of; grab Terjemahkan
The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter
She clutched her purse
The mother seized her child by the arm
Birds of prey often seize small mammals
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2 take or capture by force Terjemahkan
The terrorists seized the politicians
The rebels threaten to seize civilian hostages
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3 take possession of by force, as after an invasion Terjemahkan
the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants
The army seized the town
The militia captured the castle
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4 take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority Terjemahkan
The FBI seized the drugs
The customs agents impounded the illegal shipment
The police confiscated the stolen artwork
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5 seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession Terjemahkan
He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town
he usurped my rights
She seized control of the throne after her husband died
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6 hook by a pull on the line Terjemahkan
strike a fish
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7 affect Terjemahkan
Fear seized the prisoners
The patient was seized with unbearable pains
He was seized with a dreadful disease
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8 capture the attention or imagination of Terjemahkan
This story will grab you
The movie seized my imagination
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9 To fall or rush upon suddenly and lay hold of; to gripe or grasp suddenly; to reach and grasp. Terjemahkan
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More Word(s)
clutch, grasping, prehension, seizing, taking hold, fascinate, intrigue, overcome, overpower, overtake, get hold of, hook, take, nab, rack, claw, apprehend, arrest, raven, carry, condemn, annex,

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