Definitions For Snatch


  • The act of catching an object with the hands
  • A weightlift in which the barbell is lifted overhead in one rapid motion
  • (law) the unlawful act of capturing and carrying away a person against their will and holding them in false imprisonment
  • Obscene terms for female genitals
  • A small fragment
  • A small part of something


  • To make grasping motions
  • To grasp hastily or eagerly
  • Take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom
  • To take (something) quickly or eagerly
  • To take (something or someone) suddenly from a person or place often by using force

Is Snatch a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Snatch is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Snatch in a Sentence

  • An eagle swooped down and snatched one of the hens.
  • She snatched the toy from his hands.
  • To the police chief, it didn't look like a snatch, but another case of a bride-to-be getting cold feet

Synonyms for Snatch

Antonyms for Snatch

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