Sentence examples for snatch from high-quality English sources.

  • To everyone else, it's the damp squib that somehow came out of nowhere to snatch Best Picture from under Roma's nose.

  • The government acknowledges and fully accepts the findings of Sir John Chilcot’s inquiry in relation to Snatch Land Rovers.

  • In the day's early kick-off, Middlesbrough host Manchester United, who scored two late goals to snatch a 2-1 victory when the teams met at Old Trafford on New Year's Eve.

  • The legal costs for the Snatch Land Rover cases were obtained through a freedom of information request to the government’s legal department by a campaigner, Omran Belhadi.

Use snatch in a sentence.

  • It was around the time of the Access Hollywood tape so the artist had arranged a protest (women held up placards that read “Don’t snatch my pussy” and “Not my President”).

  • Euro 2016 chances: The influence of their Italian coach is clear - they are organised in defence, sit deep and frustrate the opposition, hoping to snatch a goal from set-pieces or long shots.

  • Motherwell, the Scotch poet, thought the old word NIM (to snatch or pick up) was derived from nam, nam, the tiny words or cries of an infant, when eating anything which pleases its little palate.

  • KWS is fighting furiously for funds to strengthen anti-poaching efforts, and massive ivory seizures also continue to snatch headlines, but according to official figures and statements, there is no elephant poaching crisis.

  • It was a dramatic way to snatch victory and, with the decisive cross coming from Neco Williams, there were echoes of Wales' win over Bulgaria in last month's reverse fixture - when the Liverpool teenager had scored an injury-time winner as a substitute.

  • In 2013 they both revealed that they were being treated for skin cancer – Tanya had been diagnosed years earlier, while Vinnie, who has starred in films including Snatch and X-Men: The Last Stand, had learned that he had a malignant melanoma below his eye.

  • "In previous tournaments I've been letting myself down so here I kept saying to myself to keep on doing what you're doing and play your own game and don't do what stupid Daryl does - someone hits a 180 and you snatch the first dart and don't hit a treble."

  • On top of taking customers from CVS and Walgreens, Wall Street analysts predicted Amazon could snatch business from pharmacy benefit managers, the hidden middlemen that distribute prescriptions, rebates, and discounts for health insurers and large employers.

snatch sentence examples

  • "Military and civilians would organise systematic attacks against Rohingya, burn down houses, snatch babies from their mothers' arms and throw them alive into burning fires, round up and execute men; girls were gang-raped and put through all types of sexual violence."

  • Ryan Ho, 20, a university student who attended a protest in Hong Kong on Sunday, said that in his experience, Hong Kong police officers tend to "snatch” a disproportionate number of younger people, especially secondary school students, while making arrests at protests.

  • A crucial moment will come in Tuesday’s primary election when Kansas’ secretary of state, Kris Kobach — a Trump ally who has become a national lightning rod for his views on immigration and voting rights — could snatch the nomination for governor from the incumbent, Gov.

  • His way was to pursue birds who had food in their mouths suitable for humans and snatch it from them; then the birds would follow and snatch it back; and they would all go chasing each other gaily for miles, parting at last with mutual expressions of good-will.


  • noun communication

    - a small fragment

    Example: overheard snatches of their conversation

  • verb contact

    - to grasp hastily or eagerly

    Example: Before I could stop him the dog snatched the ham bone

  • noun body

    - obscene terms for female genitals

  • verb contact

    - to make grasping motions

    Example: the cat snatched at the butterflies

  • verb contact

    - take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

  • noun act

    - (law) the unlawful act of capturing and carrying away a person against their will and holding them in false imprisonment

  • noun act

    - a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted overhead in one rapid motion

  • noun act

    - the act of catching an object with the hands

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On this page, there are 20 sentence examples for snatch. They are all from high-quality sources and constantly processed by lengusa's machine learning routines.

    Sentence frequency composition for this page:
  • 3 sentence examples for snatch from Independent
  • 1 sentence examples for snatch from The Economist
  • 2 sentence examples for snatch from GutenbergBooks - The Slang Dictionary: Etymological, Historical and Andecdotal by John Camden Hotten
  • 6 sentence examples for snatch from BBC
  • 4 sentence examples for snatch from The Guardian
  • 1 sentence examples for snatch from Business Insider
  • 2 sentence examples for snatch from New York Times
  • 1 sentence examples for snatch from GutenbergBooks - Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie
    There are 14 relevant lexical connections:
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is bit
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is snatch up
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is snap
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is slit
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is twat
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is cunt
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is pussy
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is puss
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is abduct
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is kidnap
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is nobble
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is kidnapping
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is catch
  • • Relevant word or phrase for snatch is grab

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