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  Definition of get hold of
  1. affect; "Fear seized the prisoners"; "The patient was seized with unberable pains"; "He was seized with a dreadful disease"
  2. be in or establish communication with; "Our advertisements reach millions"; "He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia"
  3. get into one''s hands, take physically; "Take a cookie!"; "Can you take this bag, please"
Similar Words: seize, clutch, reach, get through, contact, take

 

See Also: take in, undertake, tackle, take on, scoop, scoop out, lift out, scoop up, take up, take away, bear off, bear away, carry away, carry off, gather in, dismember, take apart, discerp

 

Hyponyms: ping, raise, seize, prehend, clutch

 

Derivational Morphology: clutch, liaison, link, contact, inter-group communication, pickings, taking

 

 
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