Seizure synonyms

sē'zhər
Category:
A binding of multiple turns of thread or light line around a rope end to keep it from unlaying.
0
0
Something taken, as a catch of fish.
0
0
An act by which something is apprehended.
0
0
(US) A period of illness, or sudden interval of bad spirits, disease etc. [from 19th c.]
0
0
Any violent disturbance, as a social upheaval or an earthquake
0
0
The definition of a breakdown is a mechanical failure, a collapse of a system of authority, a failure of a relationship or interaction, or a collapse of someone's mental health and a descent into permanent or temporary craziness.
0
0
(Computing) A particular match found for a pattern in a text string.
0
0
A sudden, involuntary mental experience:
0
0
A disease.
0
0
(Law) The carrying off of a person by force or fraud; esp., the kidnapping of a woman for marriage, prostitution, etc.
0
0
(Rare) The physical act of seizing or taking hold of; seizure.
0
0
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
0
0
The appropriation of private property without just compensation for the public use or treasury, often as a penalty resulting from a criminal prosecution or when possession of the property is itself a crime. See also condemn.
0
0
One of a series of events in the course of a narrative or drama.
0
0
The act of one who grasps or covets.
0
0
A spasm or fit; a convulsion.
0
0
A single uninterrupted movement, especially when repeated or in a back-and-forth motion:
0
0
The wrongful seizure of something by force, especially of sovereignty or other authority.
0
0
capture, taking
0
0
The definition of a release is a letting go, setting free or relief.
0
0
Liberation is defined as being set free, or obtaining equal rights.
0
0
A thing that catches or holds
0
0
The definition of a grab is a sudden snatch, or something that is suddenly or quickly taken.
0
0
A quick grab or catch.
0
0
In tort law, the taking of the name or likeness of one person by another for a commercial purpose. It is considered an invasion of privacy.
0
0
The unjust assumption of rights or privilege.
0
0
The thing supposed; a postulate, or proposition assumed; a supposition.
0
0
Prior seizure of, appropriation of, or claim to something, such as property.
0
0
A confinement, detention, as after an arrest.
0
0
(Informal) An arrest.
0
0
The part of a harness that fits around the base of the neck of a horse or other draft animal and against which the animal exerts pressure in pulling a load
0
0
A pickup is defined as a small, open truck used for carrying light loads, or the act of lifting something up, or increasing in speed.
0
0
Pinch is defined as a squeeze, or a difficulty, or a tiny amount of something.
0
0
The act of expropriating; the surrender of a claim to private property; the act of depriving of private propriety rights.
0
0
The ability or right to approach, enter, exit, communicate with, or make use of:
0
0
The young of an animal; offspring; breed
0
0
A tendency to be springy; resilience
0
0
An impromptu or extralegal system of justice substituted for established judicial procedure:
0
0
A state of well-being or balance, often physical but sometimes also mental and social; the overall level of function of an organism from the cellular (micro) level to the social (macro) level.
0
0
A recurrent disorder of the nervous system, characterized by seizures of excessive brain activity which cause mental and physical dysfunction, as convulsions, unconsciousness, etc.
0
0
the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property
0
0
Rhythmic or metrical stress, or accent
0
0
A state of rapture.
0
0
(By extension) A grip, especially one seen as rapacious or evil. [from 16th c.]
0
1
Find another word for seizure. In this page you can discover 45 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for seizure, like: seizing, taking, apprehending, spell, convulsion, breakdown, capture, fit, illness, abduction and apprehension.