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Definition of Seize

Seize
Seize Seize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Seized; p. pr. & vb. n. Seizing.] [OE. seisen, saisen, OF. seisir, saisir, F. saisir, of Teutonic origin, and akin to E. set. The meaning is properly, to set, put, place, hence, to put in possession of. See Set, v. t.] 1. To fall or rush upon suddenly and lay hold of; to gripe or grasp suddenly; to reach and grasp. For by no means the high bank he could seize. --Spenser. Seek you to seize and gripe into your hands The royalties and rights of banished Hereford? --Shak.

Meaning of Seize from wikipedia

- Seize may refer to: Seisin, legal possession Seizing, a class of knots used to semi-permanently bind together two ropes Seize (band), a British electronic...
- Seize quartiers is a French phrase which literally means a person's "sixteen quarters", the coats of arms of their sixteen great-great-grandparents quarters...
- also refer to: "Seize the Day", a song from the Broadway musical Newsies Seize the Day (album), a 2003 album by Damien Dempsey Seize the Day (band), a...
- Seizings are a type of stopping knots used to semi-permanently bind together two ropes, two parts of the same rope, or rope and another object. Akin to...
- Seizer is a 2018 Indian Kannada crime-action film written, directed and co-produced by Vinay Krishna, making his debut. It features Chiranjeevi Sarja and...
- Carpe diem is a Latin aphorism, usually (though questionably) translated "seize the day", taken from book 1 of the Roman poet Horace's work Odes (23 BC)...
- Seized is a 2020 American action thriller film directed by Isaac Florentine. The film stars Scott Adkins and Mario Van Peebles and follows the former special...
- Seize the Day is a 1986 television film directed by Fielder Cook. It stars Robin Williams, Jerry Stiller and Joseph Wiseman, and is based on the novel...
- Seize the Day, first published in 1956, is Saul Bellow's fourth novel. It was adapted into the film of the same name. The story centers on a day in the...
- Seize are a British electronic band. The origins of Seize date back to 1997, when Sandrine Gouriou and Steven Young collaborated to form the project Seize...