Textual thesaurus for "snatch"

(noun) grab, catch, snap

the act of catching an object with the hands

Mays made the catch with his back to the plate; he made a grab for the ball before it landed; Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away; the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion

(noun) kidnapping

(law) the unlawful act of capturing and carrying away a person against their will and holding them in false imprisonment

(noun) puss, pussy, slit, twat, cunt

obscene terms for female genitals

(noun) bit

a small fragment

overheard snatches of their conversation

(verb) snatch up, snap

to grasp hastily or eagerly

Before I could stop him the dog snatched the ham bone

(verb) abduct, nobble, kidnap

take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

The industrialist's son was kidnapped