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  Definition of prehend
  1. take hold of; grab; "The salesclerk quickly seized the money on the counter"; "She clutched her purse"; "The mother seized her child by the arm"; "Birds of prey often seize small mammals"
Similar Words: seize, clutch

 

Hyponyms: nab, rack, claw, collar, nail, apprehend, arrest, pick up, cop, get, catch, capture, clasp, grip, grab, take hold of, snatch, snatch up, snap, clench, clinch, grapple

 

Derivational Morphology: clasp, clench, clutch, clutches, grasp, grip, hold, grasping, taking hold, seizing, prehension

 

 
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