[n] the act of catching an object with the hands; "Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"
[v] capture the attention or imagination of; "This story will grab you"; "The movie seized my imagination"
[v] take or grasp suddenly; "She grabbed the child's hand and ran out of the room"
[v] take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of; "Catch the ball!"; "Grab the elevator door!"
[v] make a grasping or snatching motion with the hand; "The passenger grabbed for the oxygen mask"
[v] get hold of or seize quickly and easily; "I snapped up all the good buys during the garage sale"
[v] obtain illegally or unscrupulously; "Grab power"