|tarttua englanniksi||seize, grasp, adhere, grab, snap, catch, stick|
: to seize smuggled goods
: to seize a ship after libeling
*: This sensation of an object becoming alive is a characteristic that, I believe, seizes all viewers of a van Gogh. The Bible goes beyond being a simple still-life object to become a living thing, an expression of strength, an existence that emanates from itself, beyond the painting surface to participate in our very lives.
: a panic seized the crowd
: a fever seized him
: to seize two fish-hooks back to back
: to seize or stop one rope on to another
: to seize on the neck of a horse
: The text which had seized upon his heart with such comfort and strength abode upon him for more than a year. (Southey, Bunyan, p. 21)
*: Nearing what she thought was a climax, he started seizing and fell off her. Later, realizing he was dead, she became alarmed and dragged the body to his vehicle to make it look like he had died in his truck.
: Rust caused the engine to seize, never to run again.
: I have never been able to grasp the concept of infinity.
*: Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
: ux|en|The goal is within my grasp.
: ux|en|I grabbed her hand to pull her back from the cliff edge.
: ux|en|The suspect suddenly broke free and grabbed at the policemans gun.
*: "Ill just grab my jacket," said Manh-Hung.
*: Hardly believing that Rafe actually planned to relax for a while, Kate nodded. "All right. Fine. Ill just go grab my purse."
*: He looked at Albert and Ben, and then back to Nurse Allen. "Ill just grab my gear and be right back."
: ux|en|Well just grab a sandwich and then well be on our way.
: ux|en|Is there time to grab a coffee?
*: The ball popped in and popped out, and when he made a grab for it on the ground he kicked it with his foot.
*: He made a grab for me and I swung my handbag at him as hard as I could.
: a ginger snap
: Itll be a snap to get that finished.
: I can fix most vacuum cleaners in a snap.
*: When I went to put my coat on at snap time, what should go runnin up my arm but a mouse.
*: Hes a nimble fellow, / And alike skilled in every liberal science, / As having certain snaps of all.
: not worth a snap
*:By April 2014, over 700 million snaps are shared per day on Snapchat — more than Facebook, WhatsApp, and other social networks.
*:The oldest snaps will be deleted after 24 hours, and to keep the story going youll have to add new content regularly.
*:While Snapchat bases its whole product marketing on the auto-deletion of the snaps (images and videos) so that they are not stored, recent reports indicate otherwise.Webster 1913
: He snapped his stick in anger.
: If you bend it too much, it will snap.
*: But this weapon will snap short, unfaithful to the hand that employs it.
: Blazing firewood snaps.
: A dog snaps at a passenger. A fish snaps at the bait.
: She snapped at the chance to appear on television.
: He snapped at me for the slightest mistake.
: She should take a break before she snaps.
: The floating toolbar will snap to the edge of the screen when dragged towards it.
*: He, by playing too often at the mouth of death, has been snapped by it at last.
: to snap a fastener
: to snap a whip
*: MacMorian snapped his fingers repeatedly.
: He snapped a picture of me with my mouth open and my eyes closed.
: He can snap the ball to a back twenty yards behind him.
: The gun snapped.
: Snap! Weve both got pink buckets and spades.
: "I just ran over your phone with my car." "Oh, snap!"
: "Wasnt that John?" "Wasnt that John?" "Snap!"
: a snap judgment or decision; a snap political convention
: The catch of the perpetrator was the product of a year of police work.
: The player made an impressive catch.
: Nice catch!
: Good catch. I never would have remembered that.
: The kids love to play catch.
: Did you see his latest catch?
: Hes a good catch.
: The fishermen took pictures of their catch.
: The catch amounted to five tons of swordfish.
: She installed a sturdy catch to keep her cabinets closed tight.
: There was a catch in his voice when he spoke his fathers name.
: It sounds like a great idea, but whats the catch?
: Be careful, thats a catch question.
: I bent over to see under the table and got a catch in my side.
*: The common and the canon law ... lie at catch, and wait advantages one against another.
*: Fourteene miles Northward from the river Powhatan, is the river Pamaunke, which is navigable 60 or 70 myles, but with Catches and small Barkes 30 or 40 myles farther.
*: Let us be [[jocund]]: will you [[troll]] the catch / You taught me but while-ere?
*: It has been writ by catches with many intervals.
*: We retain a catch of those pretty stories.
: ux|en|I hope I catch a fish. nowrap|He ran but we caught him at the exit. nowrap|The police caught the robber at a nearby casino.
*: And they send unto him certain of the Pharisees and of the Herodians, to catch him in his words.
*: The public...said that Miss Bogardus was a suffragist because she had never caught a man; that she wanted something, but it wasnt the vote.
*: As for Aspasia, concubinage with Pericles brought her as much honor as she could hope to claim in Athens....from the moment she caught her man, this influential, unconventional woman became a lightning rodnb....
: ux|en|If he catches you on the chin, youll be on the mat.
: ux|en|If you leave now you might catch him. nowrap|I would love to have dinner but I have to catch a plane.
: ux|en|He was caught on video robbing the bank. nowrap|He was caught in the act of stealing a biscuit.
: ux|en|catch the bus
*: After about a kilometer I caught a taxi to Santa Croce.
*: Had Nancy got caught with a child? If so she would destroy her parents dreams for her.
: ux|en|I caught her by the arm and turned her to face me.
*: Her aged Nourse, whose name was Glaucè hight, / Feeling her leape out of her loathed nest, / Betwixt her feeble armes her quickly keightnb....
: ux|en|I have to stop for a moment and catch my breath. nowrap|I caught some Zs on the train.
: ux|en|My leg was caught in a tree-root.
: ux|en|Be careful your dress doesnt catch on that knob. nowrap|His voice caught when he came to his fathers name.
*: Orion hit a rabbit once; but though sore wounded it got to the bury, and, struggling in, the arrow caught the side of the hole and was drawn out. Indeed, a nail filed sharp is not of much avail as an arrowhead; you must have it barbed, and that was a little beyond our skill.
: ux|en|Push it in until it catches. nowrap|The engine finally caught and roared to life.
: ux|en|I caught my heel on the threshold.
: ux|en|He caught at the railing as he fell.
: ux|en|The fire spread slowly until it caught the eaves of the barn.
*: Stop gathering, in that gradual fashion, and catch the water sharply and decisively.
: ux|en|The seeds caught and grew.
*: If you are surfing a wave through the rocks, make sure you have a clear route before catching the wave.
: ux|en|When the program catches an exception, this is recorded in the log file.
: ux|en|I will throw you the ball, and you catch it. nowrap|Watch me catch this raisin in my mouth.
*: she internally resolved henceforward to catch every opportunity of eyeing the hair and of satisfying herself,nb....
: ux|en|Townsend hit 29 before he was caught by Wilson.
: ux|en|He caught the last three innings.
: ux|en|Youre going to catch a beating if they find out.
: ux|en|The sunlight caught the leaves and the trees turned to gold. nowrap|Her hair was caught by the light breeze.
: ux|en|Everyone seems to be catching the flu this week.
*: Does the sedition catch from man to man?
*: He accosted Mrs. Browne very civilly, told her his wife was very ill, and said he was sadly troubled to get a white woman to nurse her: "For," said he, "Mrs. Simpson has set it abroad that her fever is catching."
: ux|en|The bucket catches water from the downspout. nowrap|The trees caught quickly in the dry wind.
*: the sails caught and filled, and the boat jumped to life beneath us.
: ux|en|She finally caught the mood of the occasion.
: ux|en|He caught a bullet in the back of the head last year.
: ux|en|Well, if you didnt catch this time, well have more fun trying again until you do.
: ux|en|Did you catch his name? nowrap|Did you catch the way she looked at him?
*: “A tight little craft,” was Austin’s invariable comment on the matron;nb.... ¶ Near her wandered her husband, orientally bland, invariably affable, and from time to time squinting sideways, as usual, in the ever-renewed expectation that he might catch a glimpse of his stiff, retroussé moustache.
: ux|en|I have some free time tonight so I think Ill catch a movie.
: ux|en|Youve really caught his determination in this sketch.
*: No, a far more natural beauty caught him.
: ux|en|He managed to catch her attention. nowrap|The enormous scarf did catch my eye.
: ux|en|The beavers dam was made out of sticks. The birds nest was made out of sticks. [[Image:Lichen stick.jpg|right|thumb|a stick of wood]]
: ux|en|I found several good sticks in the brush heap. What do you call a boomerang that wont come back? A stick.
: ux|en|I found enough sticks in dumpsters at construction sites to build my shed.
: ux|en|I don’t need my stick to walk, but it’s helpful.
: ux|en|As soon as the fight started, the guards came in swinging their sticks.
: ux|en|We were so poor we didnt have one stick of furniture.
: ux|en|Sealing wax is available as a cylindrical or rectangular stick.
: ux|en|The recipe calls for half a stick of butter.
: ux|en|Don’t hog all that gum, give me a stick! [[Image:Chewing gum stick.jpg|right|thumb|a stick of gum]]
: ux|en|Cigarettes are taxed at one dollar per stick.
: label|en|US ux|en|My parents bought us each a stick of cotton candy.
: ux|en|I grew up driving a stick, but many people my age didn’t. [[File:Shift stick.jpg|right|thumb|the gear-shift lever in a manual transmission car]]
: ux|en|I grew up driving stick, but many people my age didnt.
: ux|en|Tripping with the stick is a violation of the rules. [[Image:Womens lacrosse stick head 2.jpg|right|thumb|a lacrosse stick]]
*: Wax your stick and head down to that spot.-->
: ux|en|His wedge shot bounced off the stick and went in the hole.
: ux|en|His [[stroke]] with that two-piece stick is a good as anybodys in the club.
: ux|en|He shoots a mean stick of pool.
: ux|en|He really gave that digging some stick. = he threw himself into the task of digging
: ux|en|She really gave that bully some stick. = she berated him qualifier|this sense melts into the previous sense, "punishment"
: ux|en|Give it some stick!
: ux|en|The tape will not stick if it melts.
: ux|en|The lever sticks if you push it too far up.
*: Why do most course organizers stick the job for less than five years?
: ux|en|His old nickname stuck.
: ux|en|Just stick to your strategy, and you will win.
*: The First-fruits were a common Oblation to their Deities; but the chief Part of their Worship consisted in sacrificiing Animals : And this they did out of a real Persuasion, that their Gods were pleased with their Blood, and were nourished with the Smoke, and Nidor of them; and therefore the more costly, they thought them the more acceptable, for which Reason, they stuck not sometimes to regale them with human Sacrifices.
*: And so careful were they to put off the Honour of great Actions from themselves, and to centre it upon God, that they stuck not sometimes to depreciate themselves that they might more effectually honour him.
*: They will stick long at part of a demonstration for want of perceiving the connection of two ideas.
*: Some stick not to say, that the parson and attorney forged a will.
*: This is the difficulty that sticks with the most reasonable.
: ux|en|Stick the label on the jar.
: ux|en|Stick your bag over there and come with me.
: ux|en|The balloon will pop when I stick this pin in it.
: to stick a needle into ones finger
*: The points of spears are stuck within the shield.
*: In certain of their sacrifices they had a lamb, they sticked him, they killed him, and made sacrifice of him: this lamb was Christ the Son of God, he was killed, sticked, and made a sweet-smelling sacrifice for our sins.
*: ... would haue [=have] sticked him with a dagger ...
*: It was a shame ... to stick him under the other gentlemans arm while he was redding the fray.
*: The defendant said he didnt shoot; "he sticked him with a knife."
: to stick an apple on a fork
*: my shroud of white, stuck all with yew
: ux|en|Once again, the world champion sticks the dismount.
: ux|en|Stick cuttings from geraniums promptly.
: to stick type
: to stick somebody with a hard problem
: A [[non-stick|non-stick]] pan. A [[stick plaster|stick plaster]].
: A sticker type of glue. The stickest kind of gum.