Synonyms for (verb) prehend

Synonyms: prehend, seize, clutch

Definition: take hold of; grab

Usage: The sales clerk 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: take, get hold of

Definition: get into one's hands, take physically

Usage: Take a cookie!; Can you take this bag, please