take roughly; selfishly or eagerly snatch
a sudden attempt to take hold of sth
"Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"
"he made a grab for the ball before it landed"
"Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away"
"the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion"
"Catch the ball!"
"Grab the elevator door!"
"I snapped up all the good buys during the garage sale"
"The passenger grabbed for the oxygen mask"
"She grabbed the child's hand and ran out of the room"
"This story will grab you"
"The movie seized my imagination"
The chairman..made a grab at it.
出自： De Quincey
He grabs my shovel and pushes me aside.
出自： W. Wharton
A situation where batsmen..must grab every opportunity to score a run.
出自： G. Boycott
I'll grab another sherry while there's still time.
出自： D. Lodge
Henry grabbed at a sandwich.
He grabbed at the chance to leave.
He grabbed at an opportunity of going abroad .
The thief grabbed the bag away from the woman, and disappeared round the corner.
那位登山者试图抓住绳索。 grab sb for sth
As soon as he arrived all the newsmen grabbed him for news.