Nip and Snatch


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Nip verb – To take (something) without right and with an intent to keep.
Usage example: that guy nipped my wallet from the restaurant table when I turned away

Snatch and nip are semantically related in reach topic. In some cases you can use "Snatch" instead a verb "Nip", when it comes to topics like crimes.
Nearby Words: nipped, nipper, nipping
Synonyms for Nip


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Snatch verb – To take physical control or possession of (something) suddenly or forcibly.
Nip and snatch are semantically related in reach topic. Sometimes you can use "Nip" instead a verb "Snatch", if it concerns topics such as crimes.
Nearby Words: snatching, snatched
Synonyms for Snatch

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