Before I could stop him, the dog snatched up the bone.
He snatched the toy from his sister.
Japanese companies are poised to snatch the technology and move
forward with implementation.
Politicians threaten to snatch away our civil liberties.
Thieves snatched my dog along with my television.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
Commentary: Is: SNATCH AT
The cat snatched at the butterflies.
We're snatching at some good ideas, I think.
She snatched at the hem of her mother's dress.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
Commentary: Syntax Is: NP1[agent] SNATCH NP2[patient[human]]
The industrialist's son was snatched yesterday by FARC.
Terrorists snatched an American diplomat.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3