SEIZING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Seizing Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The act of taking or grasping suddenly.
  2. (n.) The operation of fastening together or lashing.
  3. (n.) The cord or lashing used for such fastening.
  4. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Seize


Synonyms:
Grasping, Prehension,

• Seize Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To fasten; to fix.
  2. (v. t.) To take possession of by force.
  3. (v. t.) To invade suddenly; to take sudden hold of; to come upon suddenly; as, a fever seizes a patient.
  4. (v. t.) To bind or fasten together with a lashing of small stuff, as yarn or marline; as, to seize ropes.
  5. (v. t.) To grap with the mind; to comprehend fully and distinctly; as, to seize an idea.
  6. (v. t.) To fall or rush upon suddenly and lay hold of; to gripe or grasp suddenly; to reach and grasp.
  7. (v. t.) To take possession of by virtue of a warrant or other legal authority; as, the sheriff seized the debtors goods.


Synonyms:
Appropriate, Arrogate, Assume, Attach, Capture, Clutch, Confiscate, Conquer, Grab, Impound, Prehend, Sequester, Usurp,

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