snatch at


snatch at
snatch at
To try to snatch or seize
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snatch at [phrasal verb]
snatch at (something) : to grab or try to grab (something) quickly or eagerly

chaotic city streets where thieves snatch at tourists' wallets

— often used figuratively

She was an ambitious person who snatched at every opportunity.

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Useful english dictionary. 2012.