Another word for seize

Verb

attach, confiscate, impound, seize, sequester - take temporary possession of as a security, by legal authority

Example:- The FBI seized the drugs

appropriate, capture, conquer, seize - take possession of by force, as after an invasion

Example:- the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants

seize - take or capture by force

Example:- The terrorists seized the politicians

clutch, prehend, seize - take hold of; grab

Example:- The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter

arrogate, assume, seize, take over, usurp - seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession

Example:- He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town

seize - hook by a pull on the line

Example:- strike a fish

grab, seize - capture the attention or imagination of

Example:- This story will grab you

clutch, get hold of, seize - affect

Example:- Fear seized the prisoners

Tweets containing the word seize

Source : WordNet