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grab verb

ADV. suddenly

VERB + GRAB try to | manage to He managed to grab a couple of hours' sleep.

PREP. at I grabbed at his arm as he ran past. | by As he walked past the boys, one of them grabbed him by the arm. | from Somebody tried to grab her handbag from her.

PHRASES grab hold of sth He grabbed hold of a handrail to save himself from falling.